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History of Political Economy (2002) 34 (2): 479–498.
Published: 01 June 2002
... the Emigration Inquiry. App. 18: Statements by Swedish Men of Science. In vol. 2 of Selected Essays in Economics , edited by B. Sandelin, 136 -68. London: Routledge. Wheat and Wood: Wicksell, Heckscher, and the Theory of Foreign Trade, 1896–1920 Lars Herlitz In 1919, shortly before Christmas, Eli...
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Published: 01 June 2023
Figure 1. Chart showing the price of English funds (consols), the price of wheat, the number of bankruptcies, and the rate of discount monthly since 1731 using Jevons's Statistical Atlas published in 1862, on which Marshall drew stylized graphs. Marshall used the diagram in teaching More
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (4): 490–503.
Published: 01 November 1977
... Political Economy in the Bart- lett School of Architecture and Planning at University College London. Merrett - Conceptual relationships in Capital 49 1 single product, wheat for example, it would be evident nonsense to say after the harvest: These specific grains were produced...
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History of Political Economy (1973) 5 (1): 050–071.
Published: 01 March 1973
... as a Relative Share Southern Economic Journal 32 (Jan. 66) :285-93. 52 HISTORY OF POLITICAL ECONOMY tioned by some interpreters of Ricardo who noticed that he had in- correctly identified the “wheat” wage rate with the “real” wage rate of labor? We can further clarify Ricardo’s wage theory...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (3): 423–446.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Figure 1. Chart showing the price of English funds (consols), the price of wheat, the number of bankruptcies, and the rate of discount monthly since 1731 using Jevons's Statistical Atlas published in 1862, on which Marshall drew stylized graphs. Marshall used the diagram in teaching...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Wieser (1889), early Walras (1874, 1877, 1900), von Neumann (1945), and Sraffa (1960), II works with heterogeneous capital goods— wheat and iron (K1, K2)—which are each produced in one period by earlier labor, wheat, and iron inputs in only a fi nite number of different ways. In our Tableau I...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (4): 606–607.
Published: 01 November 1979
... statement of wheat being such a commodity, along with the reasons why wheat tended to be such a good, was made by the Rev. Henry Beeke, who was the first Oxford professor to lecture on political economy.* In modern terminology, Beeke appears to be assuming that the worker’s objective...
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History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (1): 123–149.
Published: 01 March 1969
... experienced in modern times, if not during her recorded history. Wheat and other crops were either killed or seriously damaged. Though barley was generally planted in the spring where wheat had been lost in the winter, grain prices soared.’ Heroic efforts were made to control the price of bread...
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History of Political Economy (2024) 56 (1): 73–107.
Published: 01 February 2024
... stagnation, not merely of the commodity which first exists in excess, but of all the other commodities brought to market” (Torrens 1821 : 414). Malthus and Torrens aimed to show that an increase in wheat production reduces farmers' income and their demand for other products, leading to an excess...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 206–225.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., and novelist, to focus on American economic expansion westward, called The Epic of the Wheat. Only two of the volumes were published, The Octopus (1901) and The Pit (1903). The third was not completed before Norris died in 1902 at age thirty-two. That Norris was motivated to understand the economy...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (2): 300–302.
Published: 01 June 1980
... at the egregiously high amount of 80 shillings per imperial quarter, with an exception for North American colonial wheat. Below that price no foreign wheat was permitted to enter.4 Price performance was such that North American wheat, costing much less in the New World, entered Britain freely virtually...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 317–346.
Published: 01 June 2000
... of the fourteenth to the beginning of the sixteenth century, what was reckoned the . . . ordinary or average price of wheat, seems to have sunk gradu- ally [by] about one-half” and to have remained at that lower level “till about 1570” (I.xi.e.8). The “greater part of those who...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (4): 677–696.
Published: 01 November 1993
... was described by Ferrara ([ 18631 1956) as follows: The producer of wheat gives 3/4 of a hectolitre of it for a hundred kilograms of iron. Why? Because he would spend, in order to obtain a hundred kilograms of iron, an effort of 30; an effort equal to that which the producer of iron would...
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History of Political Economy (2008) 40 (4): 595–611.
Published: 01 November 2008
... that the 1815 law, which prohibited the importation of wheat as long as the domestic price remained below 80 shillings per quarter, was not very popular. There had been street rioting in London on 6, 7, and 8 March, but the law passed in the House of Commons on 10 March. Ricardo’s interesting reaction...
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History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 1974
...Thomas F. Cargill Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 References William , H. Beveridge . “Weather and Harvest Cycles.” Economic Journal 31 (Dec. 1921 .): 429 -52. William , H. Beveridge . “Wheat Prices and Rainfall in Western Europe,” with discussion...
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History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (2): 245–261.
Published: 01 June 2005
... to time and place, then money has been regarded as a very imperfect measure. Hence, less variable ones have been sought, such as labor, for instance, or wheat— and recently, combinations of metallic and fiduciary money have been proposed, and also lastly, various sets of more or less numerous goods...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (2): 243–266.
Published: 01 June 1980
...-respected agency of research and publication in a great many areas of agricultural and international economics. Wheat Studies (1924-1944) claimed much of his editorial and advising time, but in ad- dition the Food Research Institute published Fats and Oils Studies, War-Peace Pamphlets...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 111–136.
Published: 01 December 2001
... and imports (with deficits stained in red) or government revenues, expenditures, and debt. The price of wheat was the other major focus of Playfair’s charts (see Klein 1995)—between one-third and one-half of family expenditures at that time went to wheat flour or bread, and no other important price...
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History of Political Economy (1992) 24 (4): 909–923.
Published: 01 November 1992
... is defined by Ricardo in the following way. He assumes three types of land which yield, under application of equal quantities of labor and capital, a net product of 100,90, and 80 quarters of wheat respectively. In a country where, to get all of the wheat necessary for the population...
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History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (3): 497–530.
Published: 01 September 2006
... would no longer be motivated to improve their lands, since they could fi nd greater profi ts in a system characterized by high grain prices. Second, merchants would adopt predatory behaviors, engineering partial scarcity by withholding wheat from the market (per- haps by storing it in a warehouse...