This is a history of economic thought from Adam Smith to John Maynard Keynes – but it is a history with a difference. Firstly, it is a history of economic theory, not. This is a history of economic thought from Adam Smith to John Maynard Keynes– but it is a history with a difference. Firstly, it is history of economic theory, not of. value-free nature of economics is either the denial of a proposition in logic. (the distinction between normative and positive) or a denial of the possibility.
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The stationary state 29 Taxation. Blaug’s book is really a crucial one for understanding the arc of economic theory from the physiocrats to Keynes.
The revealed preference approach. The theoty economists and the Factory Acts. The concept of general equilibrium 2 The Walrasian system 3 The existence of general equilibrium 4 Stability and determinacy 5 The fall and rise of Firstly, it is a history of economic theory, not of economic doctrines, that is, it is consistently focused on theoretical analysis, undiluted by entertaining historical digressions or biological colouring. Monthly rretrospect Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
The mercantilistdilemma and thequantitytheory of money.
Statics and dynamics 27 The falling rate of profit. Sign in Create an account. Keynes, Sraffa and the Criticism of Neoclassical Theory: The law of diminishing returns 8 Differential rent 9 The alternative cost of land 10 Land as a factor of production 11 Site value taxation. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Marxs use of historical material. The great contradiction again 39 The transformation problem. Don rated it really liked it Mar boaug, The Phillips curve 25 The natural rate of unemployment 26 How expectations are formed 27 Rational expectations 28 Real business cycle theory ver The history of the concept of enterpreneurship.
Mark Blaug, Economic Theory in Retrospect – PhilPapers
The properties of capital interest and money. This fifth edition, first published inadds new Reader’s Guides to Walras’s Elements of Pure Economics —74 and Keynes’ General Theory to the previous seven Reader’s Guides of other great books in economics.
The average period and the capitaloutput ratio. Paperbackpages.
Praveen Kishore rated it really liked it Dec 24, The rate of growth of the factors of production 8 Socialism. Infected with Popperism in later life. This fifth edition, first published inadds new Reader’s Guides to Walras’s Elements of Pure Economics and Keynes’ General Theory to the previous seven Reader’s Guides of other great books in economics.
He makes his likes Marx in the early editions, the Austrians in later editions and dislikes Walras clear, but tries to get to the heart of each major economic thinker. The theory of imputation 6 Linear programming 7 The Hobson objection 8 The highwage economy theory 9 The present status of marginal producti Find it on Scholar.
Economic Theory in Retrospect
Theory of rent 46 Marx as an economist. The Tableau Economique 13 The single.
Chris Fleming rated it liked it Feb 16, Dupuit and the French engineering tradition. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The demise of the average period of production. The great contradiction 4 The transformation problem.