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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 991–993.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Giandomenica Becchio Giandomenica.becchio@unito.it Women's Economic Thought in the Romantic Age: Towards a Transdisciplinary Herstory of Economic Thought . By Joanna Rostek . London : Routledge , 2021 . 310 pp. $160.00 (hardback); $44.95 (paperback). Copyright 2022...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (2): 347–355.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Manuela Mosca The Routledge Handbook of the History of Women’s Economic Thought . Edited by Madden Kirsten Dimand Robert W. New York : Routledge , 2019 . xiv; 465 pp. $52.95 . Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 References Dimand Mary Ann Dimand...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 1–15.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Cléo Chassonnery-Zaïgouche; Evelyn L. Forget; John D. Singleton Abstract This essay is the introduction to the 2022 supplemental issue of History of Political Economy , titled Women and Economics: New Historical Perspectives . We first reflect on the historiography of economics and the relative...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (4): 671–702.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Ann Mari May; Robert W. Dimand We use the archives of the American Economic Association to examine the participation of women in the association from its foundation in 1885 to the Great Depression. Women participated actively in the formation of the association, contributed several monographs...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 221–257.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in the 1950s, but did not take on special importance until the 1960s–1970s, when feminists rallied around the statistic as a useful aggregate measure of women's economic disempowerment. Academics soon followed, and sociologists and economists began to publish studies documenting trends in the gap and trying...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 259–282.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., and the value system underpinning it, to the experiences of women economists between 1970 and the present. I find that economics remains a “man's field” through structural resistance to women economists, through interpreting women's economic activities as marginal to the “real business” of economics...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (5): 879–909.
Published: 01 October 2022
... on monetary issues, the nature of economic policy, and economic education, especially for women. Braun's last paper published in Die Österreicherin coped with the damage inflicted by monetary policy and postwar reparations on women in Austria, by revisiting some topics of her earlier publications. She...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 799–832.
Published: 01 October 2021
.... Second, we review his first writings on women’s work and wages: early mentions in the 1870s, his book reviews published in the Economic Journal , and the substantial preface he wrote for the British Association for the Advancement of Science 1904 report on Women in Printing Trades . Third, we document...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 159–192.
Published: 01 December 2022
... that coexist in the field—and the porosity among them—this article proposes an answer to the question, How does feminist economics persist as an approach and a community even though both are quite diverse? The three tensions studied were as follows: the tension between the Women's Caucus of the Union...
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History of Political Economy (2023) 55 (5): 799–830.
Published: 01 October 2023
... of the present article is to show that evolutionary faith is not really enough to remove the tension between the economic and moral dimensions of Marshall's definition of well-being. Marshall understands that progress would not happen without assigning a special role to families and women in cultivating family...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 69–96.
Published: 01 December 2022
... trajectory in public choice over a half century makes apparent the remarkable force a Nobel Prize exerts on post hoc appraisals of a career. johnsonm@uwosh.edu Copyright 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Elinor Ostrom public choice sociology of economics women in economics gender...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 43–68.
Published: 01 December 2022
... credit to his wife and their two close friends, none received formal recognition or reward for their contribution to the permanent income hypothesis. The article documents this hypothesis as an example in professional economics of the well-known “Matilda effect,” in which women's intellectual...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 97–125.
Published: 01 December 2022
... development of economics in the country. The article focuses on the trajectories of five women who graduated between the 1950s and the early 1970s and who had exceptionally successful careers. It shows how the late professionalization of economics in Colombia and access to international credentials created...
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History of Political Economy 11242733.
Published: 12 April 2024
... that economic development improved the situation of all, especially that of workers. However, their optimism did not extend to their analysis of the situation of women: most of them recognized that women were not benefiting from the general improvement in terms of wages, labor conditions, and social mobility...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 June 2018
... from its categorization as unproductive labor throughout the history of economic thought. While, within separate studies, Mill and Jevons have been accused of devaluing household activities assigned to women, no direct comparison of their discussions has ever been made. Yet, such a comparison...
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History of Political Economy (2022) 54 (S1): 127–157.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and fellow pioneer of furthering the status of women in the Fund, and Robert Solomon, formerly from the Federal Reserve and sponsor of her nomination. Representatives from her educational institutions came, Professor Gary Solon, chair of the Department of Economics at the University of Michigan, and Olivier...
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History of Political Economy (2011) 43 (1): 59–82.
Published: 01 March 2011
... and economic progress through a new world order, how to sustain the arts in an advanced market economy, how to improve the position of women and minorities, and how to protect the environment. They were influenced by many thinkers including the American institutionalists. Correspondence may be addressed...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (3): 436–437.
Published: 01 September 1976
..., and Joan Robin- son. The author is attempting to “fill a void that exists in most treatises on the history of economics in which women’s contributions have usually been ignored,” although to what extent this applies to either Beatrice Webb or Joan Robinson is not clear. The biographical sketches...
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History of Political Economy (1976) 8 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 September 1976
... Adam Smith’s Daughters. By Dorothy Lampen Thomson. New York: Expo- sition Press, 1973. Pp. 140. $6.00. Adam Smith’s Daughters is a collection of six short essays describing the lives and works of six women who were either economists or whose writings were connected with economics...
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History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (1): 185–201.
Published: 01 March 1993
... . 1990 . The Improper Arts: Sex in Classical Political Economy. Paper presented at the American Economic Association annual meeting. Folbre , Nancy . 1991 . The Unproductive Housewife: Her Evolution in Nineteenth-Century Economic Thought Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 16 . 3...