1. Economists of the Twentieth Century series

Books in this series

TOTAL: 104
  1. The Theory of International Trade

    The Theory of International Trade

    John S. Chipman
    Volume 2 collects the author’s most influential work on the theory of international movements of capital (both physical and financial). The main emphasis is the effects of these movements on resource allocation within countries, and the consequent changes in relative prices and thus both real and nominal exchange rates, as well as the terms of trade. Learn More
    2009   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  2. The Theory of International Trade: Volume 1

    The Theory of International Trade: Volume 1

    John S. Chipman
    John Chipman is one of the most esteemed economists working in international trade theory. This major reference work presents in an accessible form his principal theoretical surveys. It explores the evolution of thought from classical to new-classical and on to modern theory. The work remains pertinent and lively and this volume will prove invaluable to anyone interested in international trade. Learn More
    2008   Hardback Price: $ 152.00   Web: $ 136.80
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  3. New Perspectives in Econometric Theory

    New Perspectives in Econometric Theory

    Halbert White
    New Perspectives in Econometric Theory comprises specially selected papers by Halbert White which reflect his research in a variety of related areas in econometrics: heteroskedasticity of unknown form; nonlinear and nonparametric regression; instrumental variables and generalized method of moments estimation; and measurability and limit theory. In many instances, results from one paper provide the foundation for, or suggest new directions for, research taken up by others in the collection. The intent of collecting these papers together in the present volume, with new commentaries by the author, is to provide access both to a modern unified perspective for econometric theory and to a set of concepts and tools that will be useful to practitioners in the field. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 215.00   Web: $ 193.50
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  4. Capitalism and Democracy

    Capitalism and Democracy

    Dennis C. Mueller
    This distinguished collection of Dennis Mueller’s papers discusses the economic challenges faced as a result of events in the latter third of the twentieth century; the formation of the European Union, the collapse of Communism in East Europe, and the deregulation and privatization movement that spread from North America to Europe and then across the rest of the world. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 167.00   Web: $ 150.30
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  5. Applied Microeconomic Theory

    Applied Microeconomic Theory

    B. C. Eaton
    Applied Microeconomic Theory presents a seminal collection of the author’s influential papers in a number of areas of applied microeconomic theory. This invaluable volume contains a selection of both published and unpublished papers written over a period of thirty years and reveals Curtis Eaton’s profound economic insight and ability. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 190.00   Web: $ 171.00
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  6. Growth Theory, Nonlinear Dynamics and Economic Modelling

    Growth Theory, Nonlinear Dynamics and Economic Modelling

    Edited by William A. Brock, W. D. Dechert
    This outstanding collection of William Brock’s essays illustrates the power of dynamic modelling to shed light on the forces for stability and instability in economic systems. The articles selected reflect his best work and are indicative both of the type of policy problem that he finds challenging and the complex methodology that he uses to solve them. Also included is an introduction by Brock to his own work, which helps tie together the main aspects of his research to date. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 183.00   Web: $ 164.70
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  7. The Economics of Public Law

    The Economics of Public Law

    Edited by Richard A. Posner, Francesco Parisi
    Judge Richard A. Posner’s work on the economics of public law is a critical component of the interaction between the new law and economics movement and public choice theory. It exemplifies the parallel influence that these two important intellectual movements have had on the current understanding of legal institutions. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  8. Information, Finance and General Equilibrium

    Information, Finance and General Equilibrium

    Charles R. Plott
    Information, Finance and General Equilibrium brings together the seminal papers on which Charles R. Plott has founded our understanding of experimental economics and political science. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 218.00   Web: $ 196.20
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  9. Public Economics, Political Processes and Policy Applications

    Public Economics, Political Processes and Policy Applications

    Charles R. Plott
    Public Economics, Political Processes and Policy Applications brings together an impressive collection of Charles R. Plott’s work in experimental economics. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 210.00   Web: $ 189.00
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  10. Market Institutions and Price Discovery

    Market Institutions and Price Discovery

    Charles R. Plott
    This outstanding collection spanning three decades comprises a superb selection of Charles R. Plott’s work in experimental economics. Market Institutions and Price Discovery contains papers which define problems, create laboratory methodology and produce the first results in many areas of experimental economics. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 216.00   Web: $ 194.40
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  11. The Economics of Private Law

    The Economics of Private Law

    Edited by Richard A. Posner, Francesco Parisi
    The pioneering work of Judge Richard Posner has brought to light the broad relevance of economics to virtually all areas of law. During the last three decades, Judge Posner has provided seminal contributions to the development of an overarching economic theory of law, with applications including traditional legal subjects, such as torts and contracts, as well as non-standard topics, such as his study of primitive law and ancient customs. This selection of Posner’s essays reveals the importance of economic efficiency as a driving force in the formation of private law. The rigorous and insightful introduction by Francesco Parisi discusses Posner’s unparalleled influence on the evolution of law and economics and the understanding of the economic foundations of private law. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  12. Measurement and Meaning in Economics

    Measurement and Meaning in Economics

    Deirdre N. McCloskey, Stephen T. Ziliak
    This essential book collects together, for the first time, the writings of Deirdre McCloskey on economic history and the rhetoric of economics. The essays have been presented to show McCloskey’s evolution over time: from economist to critic, positivist to postmodernist, conventional economist to feminist economist, man to woman. Measurement and Meaning in Economics allows the reader to experience an astonishing personal and intellectual journey with one of today’s most fascinating economists. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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    2003   Paperback Price: $ 47.00   Web: $ 37.60
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  13. Macroeconomic Instability and Coordination

    Macroeconomic Instability and Coordination

    Axel Leijonhufvud
    Axel Leijonhufvud has made a unique contribution to the development of macroeconomic theory. This volume draws together his insightful essays dealing with the extremes of economic instability: great depressions, high inflation and the transition from socialism to a market economy. In several of the papers, Leijonhufvud brings a neo-institutionalist perspective to the problems of coordination in economic systems. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  14. The Economic Structure of the Law

    The Economic Structure of the Law

    Edited by Richard A. Posner, Francesco Parisi
    Judge Richard A. Posner is internationally regarded as a leading exponent and a founding father of the law and economics movement. This volume draws together a selection of his most important papers on the methodology and the theory of law and economics to create a valuable collection for scholars and practitioners in the field. It includes a coherent and informative introduction by Professor Francesco Parisi containing salient insights into Judge Posner’s work. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 190.00   Web: $ 171.00
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  15. Competition Policy, Domestic and International

    Competition Policy, Domestic and International

    F. M. Scherer
    For three decades F.M. Scherer has been writing on questions of competition policy from multiple perspectives as a professional economist, consultant in numerous antitrust and international trade proceedings, and (for two years) chief economist of the US Federal Trade Commission. This volume collects 26 of his most important papers, both previously published and unpublished, on a broad array of competition policy issues. The papers address the historical antecedents and rationale of competition policy, the logic of market definition, the implications of pricing strategies pursued by enterprises with monopoly power, tradeoffs between competition goals and the attainment of static and dynamic efficiency, implementing effective remedies in merger and monopoly cases and the role of competition policy in an increasingly open world economy. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 180.00   Web: $ 162.00
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  16. Education Matters

    Education Matters

    Alan B. Krueger
    Education Matters presents in one volume many of Alan B. Krueger’s contributions to the economics of education. This invaluable collection of papers, based on his groundbreaking research from the 1990s, has been published in a wide range of professional outlets and has influenced public policy and research in the US and throughout the world. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 189.00   Web: $ 170.10
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  17. Economic Thought from Smith to Keynes

    Economic Thought from Smith to Keynes

    Takashi Negishi
    These essays reconsider economic thought in the light of modern theory, from Smith to Marx, and from Marshall to Keynes. Takashi Negishi discusses contributions made both in classical school and marginal revolution literature which are still significant to modern economic theory, and those heralding from Japan which have lacked exposure in the West. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  18. Variants in Economic Theory

    Variants in Economic Theory

    Hal R. Varian
    Hal Varian, in the course of a long and distinguished career, has made a seminal contribution to many branches of economics. His pathbreaking work on the development of economic theory, finance, industrial organization and econometrics is represented in this important new collection of key articles published over the last twenty years. Learn More
    2000   Hardback Price: $ 160.00   Web: $ 144.00
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  19. Political Economy, Oligopoly and Experimental Games

    Political Economy, Oligopoly and Experimental Games

    Martin Shubik
    This book presents the most important published articles of Martin Shubik who has made a path-breaking contribution to game theory and political economy. The volume shows how game theory can be used to explore fundamental problems in economics, political science and operations research. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 206.00   Web: $ 185.40
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  20. Money and Financial Institutions – A Game Theoretic Approach

    Money and Financial Institutions – A Game Theoretic Approach

    Martin Shubik
    This book presents Martin Shubik’s important contribution to the development of game theory, and shows how game theory methods can be used in the study of prices, money and financial institutions. Learn More
    1999   Hardback Price: $ 168.00   Web: $ 151.20
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