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  1. A Short History of Ethics and Economics

    A Short History of Ethics and Economics

    James E. Alvey
    Arising from a disenchantment with mainstream economics – a dissatisfaction that is widespread today – A Short History of Ethics and Economics sketches the emergence and decline of the ethical tradition of economics and the crisis of modern economics. In doing so, James Alvey focuses on four of the leading ancient Greek thinkers: Socrates, Xenophon, Plato and Aristotle. Learn More
    2012   Hardback Price: $ 116.00   Web: $ 104.40
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  2. The Dissemination of Economic Ideas

    The Dissemination of Economic Ideas

    Edited by Heinz D. Kurz, Tamotsu Nishizawa, Keith Tribe
    This highly illuminating book marks a significant stage in our growing understanding of how the development of national traditions of economic thought has been affected by both internal and external factors. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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  3. Islamic Capitalism and Finance

    Islamic Capitalism and Finance

    Murat Çizakça
    This illuminating and thought-provoking book questions whether classical Islamic capitalism, which has served Muslims so well for centuries, can provide a viable alternative world economic system. In the current recession – the worst since 1929 – this is surely a provocative question. But if Islamic capitalism is to emerge as a viable alternative, its nature and systems must be well understood. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 159.00   Web: $ 143.10
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 73.00   Web: $ 58.40
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  4. Unemployment, Recession and Effective Demand

    Unemployment, Recession and Effective Demand

    Claudio Sardoni
    In the midst of the current world economic crisis, many claim there is a necessity to return to the Marxian and Keynesian traditions in order to better understand the dynamics of market economies. This book is an important step in that direction. It presents a critical examination of the foundations of macroeconomics as developed in the traditions of Marx, Keynes and Kalecki, which are contrasted with the current mainstream. Particular attention is given to the problem of market forms and their relevance for macroeconomics. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 125.00   Web: $ 112.50
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    2013   Paperback Price: $ 46.00   Web: $ 36.80
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  5. The First Great Recession of the 21st Century

    The First Great Recession of the 21st Century

    Edited by Óscar Dejuán, Eladio Febrero, Maria Cristina Marcuzzo
    The 2008–10 financial crisis and the global recession it created is a complex phenomenon that warrants detailed examination. The various essays in this book utilise several alternative paradigms to provide a plausible explanation and a credible cure. Great detail is given to this important analysis from different theoretical perspectives, presenting a clearer understanding of what went wrong and expounding misinterpretations of current theories and practices. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  6. The Impact of Alfred Marshall’s Ideas

    The Impact of Alfred Marshall’s Ideas

    Edited by Tiziano Raffaelli, Giacomo Becattini, Katia Caldari, Marco Dardi
    This is a unique and detailed book which surveys the diffusion and reception of Alfred Marshall’s ideas and the ways they have influenced the development of economic science up to the present day. Learn More
    2011   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  7. Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Famous Figures and Diagrams in Economics

    Edited by Mark Blaug, Peter Lloyd
    This is a unique account of the role played by 58 figures and diagrams commonly used in economic theory. These cover a large part of mainstream economic analysis, both microeconomics and macroeconomics and also general equilibrium theory. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 220.00   Web: $ 198.00
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    2012   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  8. Socialism, Economic Calculation and Entrepreneurship

    Socialism, Economic Calculation and Entrepreneurship

    Jesús Huerta de Soto
    This highly topical book presents a new theory on the characteristics of entrepreneurial knowledge. It explores the recent shift among professional economists and scholars in their evaluation of the debate of socialism. Socialism, Economic Calculation and Entrepreneurship presents an application of Israel M. Kirzner’s theory of entrepreneurship to the theory of the impossibility of socialism. It discusses the influence of the fall of socialism, with particular reference to the evolution of economic thought. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  9. Wilhelm Röpke’s Political Economy

    Wilhelm Röpke’s Political Economy

    Samuel Gregg
    Wilhelm Röpke is best known for his decisive intellectual contributions to the economic reforms that took post-war West Germany from ruin to riches within a decade. In this informative book, Samuel Gregg presents Röpke as a sophisticated économiste-philosophe in the tradition of Adam Smith, who was as much concerned with exploring and reforming the moral, social and intellectual foundations of the market economy, as he was in examining subjects such as business-cycles, trade-policy, inflation, employment, and the welfare state. By situating Röpke’s ideas in the history of modern Western economic thought, Samuel Gregg illustrates that while Röpke’s ‘neoliberalism’ departed from much nineteenth-century classical liberal thought, it was also profoundly anti-Keynesian and contested key aspects of the post-war Keynesian economic consensus. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 120.00   Web: $ 108.00
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  10. Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

    Francis Ysidro Edgeworth

    Lluís Barbé
    Lluís Barbé has recreated the background and life of Francis Ysidro Edgeworth through a fascinating exercise of reconstruction that succeeds in shaping the first detailed biography ever published of this major economist and statistician. Originating from previously unexplored letters and documents kept in archives and registers of Ireland, England and Catalonia, Edgeworth’s relationships with his academic fellows – including Sully, Jevons, Marshall, Galton, Pearson, Walras, Pantaleoni, I. Fisher, Pareto, Keynes – are thoroughly depicted. Stemming from undiscovered primary sources, this book also reveals a close insight into the academic world of the period 1875–1925 in the fields of economics and statistics. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 157.00   Web: $ 141.30
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  11. Economists in the Americas

    Economists in the Americas

    Edited by Veronica Montecinos, John Markoff
    Probably no region’s economists have had greater public visibility or greater impact on regional and national public policy than Latin America’s and no region has been more directly affected by the spread of US economics. Economists in the Americas joins a small but important comparative literature on economics as a profession and is the first comparative treatment of professional economists in the United States and Latin America. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  12. Money, Investment and Consumption

    Money, Investment and Consumption

    Omar F. Hamouda
    Contrary to the commonly perpetuated belief that Keynes’s theory is appropriate only to economic depressions, the author of this provocative book maintains that Keynes provided a complete set of macroeconomic relations and the ingredients of a new theoretical model, much more reflective of and analytically appropriate to the 21st century than those on which current macroeconomics is based. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 37.00   Web: $ 29.60
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  13. Happiness, Economics and Politics

    Happiness, Economics and Politics

    Edited by Amitava Krishna Dutt, Benjamin Radcliff
    This timely and important book presents a unique study of happiness from both economic and political perspectives. It offers an overview of contemporary research on the emergent field of happiness studies and contains contributions by some of the leading figures in the field. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  14. Pioneers of Law and Economics

    Pioneers of Law and Economics

    Edited by Lloyd R. Cohen, Joshua D. Wright
    The law and economics movement came of age in the second half of the 20th century and had a profound effect on both the scholarship and practice of law. The specially commissioned essays in this book honor the pioneering contributions of those who created the foundation of the modern law and economics enterprise. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 184.00   Web: $ 165.60
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 53.00   Web: $ 42.40
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  15. Macroeconomic Methodology

    Macroeconomic Methodology

    Jesper Jespersen
    Jesper Jespersen presents a treatise on the importance of the choice of methodology within macroeconomics. Given that no scientifically based macroeconomic policy recommendation should be established without an evaluation of the methods employed, this book gives a clear exposition of how proper macroeconomic analysis should be undertaken. Furthermore, it is convincingly argued that one of the lasting contributions of John Maynard Keynes was his emphasis on methodology; that macroeconomic consequences of uncertainty could not be analysed within the established general equilibrium framework. It is due to post-Keynesian economics supported by critical realism that the understanding of Keynes’s methodology has been resurrected, which has eventually resulted in renewed debate on realistic macroeconomic policies to restore full employment without inflation. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  16. The Making of a European Economist

    The Making of a European Economist

    David Colander
    David Colander’s highly original and thought provoking book considers ongoing changes in graduate European economics education. Following up on his earlier classic studies of US graduate economic education, he studies the ‘economist production function’ in which universities take student ‘raw material’ and transform it into economists, In doing so he provides insight into economists and economics. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  17. Roads to Wisdom, Conversations with Ten Nobel Laureates in Economics

    Roads to Wisdom, Conversations with Ten Nobel Laureates in Economics

    Karen Ilse Horn
    Karen Horn’s remarkable interviews with ten Nobel Laureates explore the conditions required for scientific progress by navigating the ‘roads to wisdom’ in economic science. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 184.00   Web: $ 165.60
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    2011   Paperback Price: $ 65.00   Web: $ 52.00
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  18. Taxation and the Promotion of Human Happiness

    Taxation and the Promotion of Human Happiness

    Edited by G. W. Norman, D. P. O’Brien, John Creedy
    This edition of a hitherto unknown work demonstrates the importance of utilitarianism to liberal thinking on taxation. As such, this unique book will appeal to specialists in the history of economic thought and to historians, especially those with an interest in the history of public finance, an area in which G.W. Norman's contribution has been almost entirely overlooked. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  19. Marshall and Schumpeter on Evolution

    Marshall and Schumpeter on Evolution

    Edited by Yuichi Shionoya, Tamotsu Nishizawa
    This unique and original work contends that, despite the differences between Marshallian and Schumpeterian thinking, they both present formidable challenges to a broad type of social science beyond economics, particularly under the influence of the German historical school. In a departure from the received view on the nature of the works of Marshall and Schumpeter, the contributors explore their themes in terms of an evolutionary vision and method of evolution; social science and evolution; conceptions of evolution; and evolution and capitalism. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 156.00   Web: $ 140.40
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  20. Seasons of a Scholar

    Seasons of a Scholar

    John H. Dunning
    In his perceptive and easily readable autobiography, John Dunning walks the reader through the four seasons of his professional and private life. With just the right touch of humour, he recounts his boyhood experience during the eventful days of the Second World War, his three-year spell in the Royal Navy, as well as his years as a student and research assistant at University College London. He then goes on to describe his times as teacher and researcher at Southampton, Reading and Rutgers Universities, and the origin and evolution of the Reading School of International Business scholarship. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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