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History of Political Economy (1 June 2005) 37 (2): 191–196.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... 1958 . Value in Social Theory . London: Routledge. Robbins, L. [1932] 1935 . An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Economic Science . 2nd ed. London:Macmillan. Sen, A. 1987 . On Ethics and Economics . Oxford: Blackwell. Robbins, Textbooks, and the Extreme Value Neutrality View John B...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2018) 50 (3): 579–585.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Yann Giraud There are two main approaches to the use of textbooks in the history of recent economics. One approach consists in seeing textbooks as repositories of past knowledge and in using them as shortcuts to retrace changes in the discipline. Another perspective, favored by science studies...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2015) 47 (2): 207–240.
Published: 01 June 2015
...James Forder I consider the representation of theory concerning the relationship between inflation and unemployment, as presented in a sample of economics textbooks from the 1940s to the 1980s. It is argued that they contain nothing to contradict the impression from Forder, Macroeconomics and the...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2014) 46 (suppl_1): 153–174.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Pedro Teixeira In recent years there has been a growing interest in history of science in the study of textbooks and their multiple roles for the contemporary history of science. In this text we look at MIT economics by exploring the role of textbooks in consolidation of the department’s position...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1973) 5 (2): 339–358.
Published: 01 June 1973
...Ephraim Kleiman Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 An Early Modern Hebrew Textbook of Economics Ephraim Kleiman THEeconomic theory popularized in eastern European Jewish com- munities at the beginning of the century is of...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1975) 7 (2): 227–251.
Published: 01 June 1975
...Daniel Horowitz Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 [HOPE Vol. 7 (1975) No. 21 Textbook models of American economic growth, 1837-191 1 Da nie 1 Horo wit z I During the last twenty years, historians have begun to pay more...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2003) 35 (1): 105–134.
Published: 01 March 2003
...): 12 -30. Bartlett, R. M., and D. J. Weidenaar. 1988 . An Introduction to the Proceedings of the Invitational Conference on the Principles of Economics Textbook. Journal of Economic Education 19 (spring): 109 -12. “Big Questions.” 1973 . The Economist , 20 October, 147 -48. Blaug, M...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 1995) 27 (Supplement): 183–216.
Published: 01 December 1995
.... After the Revolution: Paul Samuelson and the Textbook Keynesian Model Kerry A. Pearce and Kevin D. Hoover The Keynesian Revolution and Normal Science Thomas Kuhn’s (1962) famous description of the development of science as radical revolutions followed by periods of steady elaboration of...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2014) 46 (suppl_1): 134–152.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Yann Giraud Previous contributions to the history of economics have tried to assess Paul Samuelson’s political positioning by tracing it in the subsequent editions of his famous textbook Economics. By contrast, this article depicts the making of Economics itself as a political process. It argues...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 2013) 45 (4): 567–612.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Loïc Charles; Yann Giraud The rise of visual representation in textbooks is an important feature of the development of the economics discipline after World War II. We argue that it was preceded by a no less significant rise of visual representation in the larger literature devoted to social and...
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History of Political Economy (1 March 2017) 49 (1): 59–92.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Maxime Desmarais-Tremblay This paper provides a narrative of the emergence of the standard textbook definition of public goods. It focuses on Richard A. Musgrave's contribution in defining public goods as nonrival and nonexcludable—from 1937 to 1973. Although Samuelson's mathematical definition is...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 2011) 43 (3): 537–551.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Gerhard Michael Ambrosi In the pure theory of foreign trade, offer curves are still a well-known textbook device for analyzing conflicting interests between countries engaged in foreign trade. In his early days Alfred Marshall suggested that this analytical device be used also for industrial...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2014) 46 (suppl_1): 198–228.
Published: 01 December 2014
... from Robert Solow’s seminal neoclassical growth model of 1956 through the stabilization of growth theory in the first graduate textbooks. Correspondence may be addressed to Mauro Boianovsky, Department of Economics, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasilia DF, 70910-900, Brazil (e-mail: mboianovsky...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 2008) 40 (4): 671–688.
Published: 01 November 2008
... in Warming's textbooks on the Danish society published in 1929 and 1938. The paper draws attention to Warming's efforts to make his contemporaries take an interest in his publications. New findings in the archives indicate that Warming attempted to make Scandinavian marine biologists aware of his...
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History of Political Economy (1 September 1984) 16 (3): 470–471.
Published: 01 September 1984
...; economics and philosophy. In addition, his most widely read and widely admired work is a textbook in the history of economic thought. One uses textbooks, but they are not cited. Campbell McConnell’s many- editioned elementary textbook has been read by students of economics in numbers far...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 1995) 27 (Supplement): 217–222.
Published: 01 December 1995
... First of all, I found this article both highly informative and entertaining. More than that, it is a path-brealung piece, opening to detailed and sys- tematic scrutiny the relatively neglected field of the content (and rhetoric) of the textbook tradition in macroeconomics. This field is obviously...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 2002) 34 (2): 321–364.
Published: 01 June 2002
... York: McGraw Hill. McCormick, Ken, and Janet M. Rives. 1998 . Aggregate Demand in Principles Textbooks. In Aggregate Demand and Supply: A Critique of Orthodox Macroeconomic Modelling , edited by B. Bhaskara Rao. New York: St. Martin's Press. McKenna, Joseph P. 1955 . Aggregate Economic...
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History of Political Economy (1 June 1985) 17 (2): 219–222.
Published: 01 June 1985
... level at which labour demand and supply are equal (1983, 67, 74). This is obviously in conflict with the standard textbook exposition of the Keynesian system, in which involuntary unemployment can only occur when the labour market is in disequilibrium, in the sense that the market does not...
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History of Political Economy (1 December 2014) 46 (suppl_1): 379–397.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., 103, 120 on move to Harvard, 36n36 and Readings in Economics, 147 view of knowledge, 216 as textbook writer, 161, 161n11 ASA. See American Statistical Black Americans at MIT, 317–36 Association (ASA) affirmative action in MIT PhD...
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History of Political Economy (1 November 1979) 11 (4): 608–610.
Published: 01 November 1979
....” The book is characterized by the publisher as “A valuable undergraduate textbook.” Actually it rests somewhere between a standard text and a trea- tise. Development of the selected topics is generally excellent-lucid, clearly pointed, and well-balanced, given their controversial dimensions...