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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (1): 94–116.
Published: 01 March 1979
...A. Petridis History of Political Economy 11 :I 0 1979 by Duke University Press Bilateral monopoly, tariff reform, and the teaching of economics: the neglected contribution of Langford Price (1862-1950...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (3): 421–436.
Published: 01 September 2000
... 16 (December): 529 -35. Caves, Richard E., Jeffrey A. Frankel, and Ronald W. Jones. 1996 . World Trade and Payments: An Introduction . 7th ed. New York: Harper Collins. Chipman, John S. 1993 . Bickerdike's Theory of Incipient and Optimal Tariffs. HOPE 25.3 : 461 -92. Deardorff, Alan V...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (5): 265–298.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., including the tariff. Two authors and advocates who represent well the religious influence on the U.S. tariff controversy are the Reverend Joshua Leavitt (1794–1873) and the Reverend Calvin Colton (1789–1857). Both were swept up in the religious revivals of the 1820s, and both became, over the following two...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (suppl_1): 23–48.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Nahid Aslanbeigui; Guy Oakes In the acrimonious British controversy over free trade in 1903–6, tariff reformers advocated protective and preferential tariffs to increase the revenue of the exchequer and unify the British Empire. Their arguments—generally informal and labile—were based on several...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (3): 415–420.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... ____. 1907 . Review of Preferential and Protective Import Duties, by A. C. Pigou. Economic Journal 17 : 98 -102. Edgeworth, F. Y. 1908 . Appreciations of Mathematical Theories—III. Economic Journal 18 (September): 392 -403. Graaff, J. de V. 1949 . On Optimum Tariff Structures. Review...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Jan Graaff Correspondence may be addressed to Jan Graaff, P. O. Box 1609, Cape Town,South Africa—8000. Duke University Press 2000 Graaff, J. de V. 1949 . On Optimum Tariff Structures. Review of Economic Studies 17 : 47 -59. ____. 1957 . Theoretical Welfare Economics...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (3): 461–492.
Published: 01 September 1993
... of Measuring Marginal Utility . Tübingen: Verlag von J. C. B. Mohr. Gale , David , and Hukukane Nikaido. 1965 . The Jacobian Matrix and Global Univalence of Mappings. Mathematische Annalen 159 : 81 -93. Graaff , J. de V. 1949 . On Optimum Tariff Structures Review of Economic Studies 17...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (4): 693–746.
Published: 01 November 2013
... of public concern. While economists then and now adduced monetary causes for the price increases, popular theories blamed the tariff, monopolies, middlemen, profiteers, supply and demand, lazy farmers, incompetent housewives, and more. These explanations supported important political positions, and they had...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (3): 357–386.
Published: 01 September 2014
... with his involvement in the tariff controversy. Second, Pigou became embroiled in a quarrel with an MP who was a representative critic of liberal social legislation and cooperated with an antisocialist organization. Third, Pigou had indirect contact with a student socialist movement. I conclude...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (5): 901–934.
Published: 01 October 2019
... thus identified several exceptions to free international trade that justified government intervention in the form of restrictions on imports and public subsidies to domestic industries. Going beyond Adam Smith’s arguments for protective tariffs, Say maintained that government could play a role...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (3): 547–571.
Published: 01 September 2010
...James C. W. Ahiakpor Both the 1932 Harvard and Chicago recommendations for dealing with the Great Depression include vigorous open market purchases by the Fed; federal government deficit spending, including public works, financed by new money creation; reduction in tariffs; and the cancellation...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (Supplement): 209–235.
Published: 01 December 1999
...William J. Barber Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References Beauties of the Art Tariff. 1906 . Nation, 18 October. Belmont , Perry . 1940 . An American Democrat: The Recollections of Perry Belmont . New York: Columbia University Press. Boime , Albert...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (4): 571–604.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Stephen Meardon Postbellum Protection and Commissioner Wells’s Conversion to Free Trade Stephen Meardon A moment of consequence to the postbellum U.S. tariff controversy was the conversion of David Ames Wells (1828–1898), commissioner of the revenue from 1865 to 1870, to free trade...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (4): 540–563.
Published: 01 November 1976
... and were in fact the normal way in which tariff adjustments were made." Moreover, by 1950 Viner himself had been writing on the theory of preferential tariffs for more than thirty years.' It seems then unlikely that the historical background...
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History of Political Economy (1971) 3 (1): 208–223.
Published: 01 March 1971
... of traffic . . . form the most iuslipificlant item of the entire cost; and this item alone is in the direct proportion of the quantity of transport. ’ ’9 Figure 1, which is taken from the only dia-gram in Railway Economy, represents the relationship abetweentotal cost and the tariff (rate...
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History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (1): 49–64.
Published: 01 March 1986
... with topics beyond the physical development of railroads and equipment and the relations between railroad companies (cf. Hawke 1970). In chapter 13, “Receipts-Tariffs-Profits,” Lardner inge- niously examines the principles of a profit-maximizing railway firm. Tak- ing data furnished by the state...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (3): 745–748.
Published: 01 September 1992
.... In Essays: Moral, Political and Literary . Indianapolis: Liberty Classics. Johnson , Harry G. 1951 . Optimum Welfare and Maximum Revenue Tariffs. Review of Economic Studies 19 . 1 : 28 -35. Kames , Henry , and Lord Home. 1774 . Sketches of the History of Man . Edinburg: W. Creech...
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History of Political Economy (1987) 19 (3): 401–413.
Published: 01 September 1987
.... (#878 in the catalogue), 81–85. Cooper , Thomas 1824 . On the tariff (1823, 1st ed. Charleston). Philadelphia. Dorfman , Joseph 1966 . The economic mind in American civilization, 1606–1865 , vol. 2. Reprint, New York. Eiselen , M. R. 1932 . ‘The rise of Pennsylvania...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (3): 531–537.
Published: 01 September 1995
... a reduction in the level of the existing tariff on corn imports, not an abolition of the tariff’ (section 1.1). I beg to differ. Let me return the sentence to its context: Correspondence may be addressed to Professor Samuel Hollander, Department of Economics, University of Toronto, 150 St...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 571–573.
Published: 01 September 2003
... demonstrates that, for a country with a small, distortion- free economy, free trade maximizes social welfare. If the country is large enough to influence the terms of trade, a tariff can improve on the free trade result. But the size of the optimal tariff is normally estimated to be small. Moreover, theory...