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  1. Institutional and Social Dynamics of Growth and Distribution

    Institutional and Social Dynamics of Growth and Distribution

    Edited by Neri Salvadori
    Institutional and Social Dynamics of Growth and Distribution presents a set of original contributions to the much-debated issues of long-run economic growth in relation to institutional and social progress. Learn More
    2010   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  2. Long-run Growth, Social Institutions and Living Standards

    Long-run Growth, Social Institutions and Living Standards

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Arrigo Opocher
    This engaging book contains a set of original contributions to the much-debated issues of long-run economic growth in relation to institutional and social progress. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  3. Geography, Structural Change and Economic Development

    Geography, Structural Change and Economic Development

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Pasquale Commendatore, Massimo Tamberi
    The authors in this book regard the process of economic expansion as a non-homogeneous and multifaceted phenomenon which has deeply affected human welfare, and cultural, social and political change. The book is a bridge between the theorists (Rosenstein-Rodan, Lewis, Myrdal, and Hirschmann) who in the post-war period analyzed regional inequalities, structural change and dualism, and the modern literature on economic growth. The latter has emphasized the existence of multiple equilibria, bifurcations and various types of dynamic complexity, and clarified the conditions for the emergence of phenomena such as cumulative causation, path dependence and hysteresis. These are the typical ingredients of structural change, economic development or underdevelopment. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  4. Economic Growth and Distribution

    Economic Growth and Distribution

    Edited by Neri Salvadori
    Economic Growth and Distribution isolates and compares the logical structures and methodological underpinnings underlying the relationship between economic growth and distribution. It carries out an in-depth analysis of a wide range of issues connected with growth theory considered from different theoretical perspectives. Its uniqueness is derived from the original contributions by a number of scholars of different persuasions; some within the mainstream and others from Keynesian–Kaleckian–Sraffian positions. The book deals with a wide variety of research topics concerning economic growth and distribution, such as the transition from the epoch of Malthusian stagnation to the contemporary era of modern economic growth; comparisons among the classical tradition, modern theory, and heterodox models; problems of policy; dynamics and business cycles; and the role of institutions. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 183.00   Web: $ 164.70
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  5. Innovation, Unemployment and Policy in the Theories of Growth and Distribution

    Innovation, Unemployment and Policy in the Theories of Growth and Distribution

    Edited by Neri Salvadori, Renato Balducci
    Innovation, Unemployment and Policy in the Theories of Growth and Distribution increases our understanding about the more relevant economic determinants and policy aspects of the interdependence between economic growth and income distribution. Learn More
    2006   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  6. Capital Flight and Capital Controls in Developing Countries

    Capital Flight and Capital Controls in Developing Countries

    Edited by Gerald A. Epstein
    Capital flight – the unrecorded export of capital from developing countries – often represents a significant cost for developing countries. It also poses a puzzle for standard economic theory, which would predict that poorer countries be importers of capital due to its scarcity. This situation is often reversed, however, with capital fleeing poorer countries for wealthier, capital-abundant locales. Using a common methodology for a set of case studies on the size, causes and consequences of capital flight in developing countries, the contributors address the extent of capital flight, its effects, and what can be done to reverse it. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 164.00   Web: $ 147.60
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    2006   Paperback Price: $ 56.00   Web: $ 44.80
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  7. The Distribution of Wealth

    The Distribution of Wealth

    Michael Schneider
    The Distribution of Wealth is the first book to provide a comprehensive treatment of the personal distribution of wealth. Michael Schneider uses data from fifteen countries to demonstrate how inequality in the distribution of wealth both varies between different parts of the world and changes over time, before going on to discuss why the distribution of wealth is unequal, whether it should be unequal, and how it could be changed. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  8. Globalisation? Internationalisation and Monopoly Capitalism

    Globalisation? Internationalisation and Monopoly Capitalism

    Bob Milward
    This book acts as a welcome foil to current thinking on the concept of globalisation, which tends to be divided into two distinct camps: one which suggests that the neo-liberal model has triumphed and has no realistic alternative, and another which argues that globalisation, in its most extreme form, does not really exist, rather having evolved gradually from the very beginnings of industrialisation. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 129.00   Web: $ 116.10
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  9. Reinventing Functional Finance

    Reinventing Functional Finance

    Edited by Edward J. Nell, Mathew Forstater
    This ambitious book seeks both to revive and revise the idea of ‘functional finance’. Followers of this doctrine believe that government budgets should concentrate solely on their macroeconomic impact on the economy, rather than reflecting a concern for sound finance and budgetary discipline. Reinventing Functional Finance examines the origins of this idea and then considers it in a modern context. The authors explore the concept of NAIRU and argue that modern economies can operate at the level of full employment without provoking unmanageable inflation. They also contend that budget deficits do not have the deleterious effects commonly ascribed to them; the belief that they do rests on a misunderstanding of modern money. In this context, they highlight the relevance of Abba Lerner’s famous dictum, ‘money is a creature of the State’. The authors also debate the merits of various proposals for ‘Employer of Last Resort’ programs, which combine automatic stabilizers with the buffer stock principle. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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    2005   Paperback Price: $ 79.00   Web: $ 63.20
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  10. The Theory of Economic Growth

    The Theory of Economic Growth

    Edited by Neri Salvadori
    The Theory of Economic Growth compares the main theories of growth from Adam Smith to the present day in order to isolate their logical structures, theoretical domains and methodological underpinnings. The book provides original solutions to theoretical questions still debated in contemporary literature and points out new directions for further research. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 176.00   Web: $ 158.40
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  11. The Economics of Power, Knowledge and Time

    The Economics of Power, Knowledge and Time

    Michèle Javary
    This book examines the significance of technological, organisational and institutional change as crucial factors in the analysis of the turnover time of capital. It also studies the related set of theoretical questions that concern the relationship between power, knowledge and time, in the context of capital accumulation and distribution. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  12. Marx, Veblen, and Contemporary Institutional Political Economy

    Marx, Veblen, and Contemporary Institutional Political Economy

    Phillip A. O’Hara
    This book uses an institutional–evolutionary approach to analyse economic problems associated with developments in capitalism during the second half of the twentieth century. It argues that economics should centre on institutions – the durable fabric of the economy over time. Drawing on the foundations of Marxist and institutional political economy, the book traces the lineages of institutional themes, as well as considering feminist, post-Keynesian, holistic economics and Schumpeterian perspectives. The nature of institutions in the growth and instability of capitalism is then explored with reference to social structures of accumulation. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 176.00   Web: $ 158.40
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  13. Capitalism, Socialism, and Radical Political Economy

    Capitalism, Socialism, and Radical Political Economy

    Edited by Robert Pollin
    This book demonstrates the continued vibrancy and relevance of radical political economy as a mode of social scientific analysis. Scholars and students in economics, sociology, history, philosophy and political science will find the essays thought-provoking and informative. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 178.00   Web: $ 160.20
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  14. Market, State and Feminism

    Market, State and Feminism

    Graham Dawson, Sue Hatt, Linda Watson-Brown, Arthur Baxter, Nancy Bertaux
    Market, State and Feminism offers an inter-disciplinary critique of the ‘free market backlash’ – the belief that free market economics can improve the position, status and well-being of women. The authors argue that, far from being restrictive and intrusive, state action can enhance the individual’s ability to make responsible choices. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  15. A Dynamic Theory of Taxation

    A Dynamic Theory of Taxation

    Anthony J. Laramie, Douglas Mair
    A Dynamic Theory of Taxation will be a welcome addition to the literature and will be of interest to tax policy analysts and government policy advisors, as well as scholars working in the fields of public finance, post Keynesian and Kaleckian economics. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 134.00   Web: $ 120.60
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  16. Economics, Entropy and the Environment

    Economics, Entropy and the Environment

    T. R. Beard, Gabriel A. Lozada
    This extraordinary book provides a critical review of the work of Nicholas Georgesçu-Roegen in conventional economics, environmental economics and methodology. Particular attention is paid to the role of thermodynamics in Georgesçu-Roegen’s economics. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  17. Beyond the Representative Agent

    Beyond the Representative Agent

    Edited by Mauro Gallegati, Alan Kirman
    This challenging book extends standard economic theory to take into account the presence of heterogeneity among economic agents. It argues for an approach to economic analysis which regards the economy as an interactive system with heterogeneous agents and not simply a system which treats aggregates as some ‘representative’ individual. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  18. Economics and Social Justice

    Economics and Social Justice

    Edited by David M. Gordon, Samuel Bowles, Thomas E. Weisskopf
    David Gordon was a pioneer in the burgeoning field of institutional growth economics, introducing the concept of a ‘social structure of accumulation’, and richly illustrating its usefulness with both econometric and historical studies. Gordon also helped to develop the theory of segmented labor markets and contributed to the econometric and historical analysis of their evolution. This authoritative collection of his most influential works – selected and introduced by his two closest collaborators – embraces the full range of his lifelong scholarly endeavor to deploy modern economic reasoning in the cause of social justice. Learn More
    1998   Hardback Price: $ 200.00   Web: $ 180.00
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  19. The Economic Theory of Socialism and the Labour-managed Firm

    The Economic Theory of Socialism and the Labour-managed Firm

    Bruno Jossa, Gaetano Cuomo
    The Economic Theory of Socialism and the Labour-Managed Firm focuses on market socialism and the relevant debate among economic theorists. It argues that market socialism is the only rational form of socialism and that market socialism with labour-managed firms is by far the best form of market socialism. Learn More
    1997   Hardback Price: $ 181.00   Web: $ 162.90
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  20. Finance, Development and Structural Change

    Finance, Development and Structural Change

    Edited by Philip Arestis, Victoria Chick
    This important book applies a post-Keynesian perspective to the financial problems of economic development, restructuring in Eastern Europe, and the creation of a single market in the European Union. Distinguished authors have prepared important new papers which take existing institutions into account, reaffirm the causal priority of investment over saving and the distinction between finance and funding, focus on the macroeconomic repercussions of the finance of growth and structural change, and reassert Keynes’s concern for symmetry in balance of payments adjustment. Learn More
    1995   Hardback Price: $ 154.00   Web: $ 138.60
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