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  • The Rise of Financial Capitalismby Larry Neal

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 30.00

    Based on computer analysis of price quotes from the eighteenth-century financial press, this work reevaluates the evolution of financial markets. more...

  • English, Irish and Subversives Among the Dismal Scientistsby Noel Thompson; Nigel Allington

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2010; US$ 164.95

    This volume presents commissioned essays on important, but often neglected, Irish and English economists of the 18th and 19th centuries. Noticeable papers include Tom Sowell on Observations on Certain Verbal Disputes and Sam Hollander’s extended essay on Samuel Bailey, which adds to his voluminous treatment of the great classical economists. This... more...

  • Economics of Good and Evilby Tomas Sedlacek; Vaclav Havel

    Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 21.99

    Tomas Sedlacek has shaken the study of economics as few ever have. Named one of the "Young Guns" and one of the "five hot minds in economics" by the Yale Economic Review, he serves on the National Economic Council in Prague, where his provocative writing has achieved bestseller status. How has he done it? By arguing a simple, almost... more...

  • Economic Careersby Keith Tribe

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    In this volume fourteen senior economists describe their early introduction to the study of economics and their contribution to the development of academic economics in Britain. With experience covering a period stretching from the mid 1920s to the late 1960s, many of the contributors not only provide an insight into the role of university disciplines... more...

  • Classical Liberalism and International Economic Orderby Razeen Sally

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    This book makes an innovative link between classical liberalism and questions of international economic order. The author begins with an outline of classical liberalism as applied to domestic economic order. He then surveys the classical liberal tradition from the Scottish Enlightenment to modern thinkers like Knight, Hayekn and Viner. Finally, he... more...

  • Eighteenth Century Economicsby Peter Groenewegen

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 160.00

    Peter Groenewegen is one of the world's foremost scholars of eighteenth century economics - the era that saw the effective 'mainstreaming' of the discipline in the work of Smith, Turgot and Quesnay. This collection of essays amounts to the definitive guide to eighteenth century economics and is a must for any economist's bookshelves. Eighteenth... more...

  • Classics and Moderns in Economics Volume Iby Peter Groenewegen

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 210.00

    Peter Groenewegen's reputation as a chronicler of the history of economics is unparalleled. Building on his respected collection on eighteenth century economics, this new book focuses on the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, reprinting essays on classical and modern economics. Several of the included essays have never been published before,... more...

  • Classics and Moderns in Economics Volume IIby Peter Groenewegen

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 330.00

    This second volume of essays on nineteenth and twentieth century economic thought, complements the first and continues the high standards of scholarship and academic rigour. more...

  • Economic History of London, 1800-1914by Professor Michael Ball; David T Sunderland

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    In 1800 London was already the largest city in the world, and over the course of the next century its population grew rapidly, reaching over seven million by 1914. Historians have often depicted London after the Industrial Revolution as an industrial backwater that declined into the mass exploitation of labour through 'sweating', dominated by City... more...

  • Classical Macroeconomicsby James C.W. Ahiakpor

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    John Maynard Keynes failed to correctly interpret classic economic concepts, and dismissed the classical explanations and conclusions as being irrelevant to the world in which we live. The trauma of the Great Depression and Keynes's changed definition of economic concepts, aided by Eugen Böhm-Bawerk, have made it difficult for modern economists to... more...