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Author Skousen, Mark, author.

Title The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers / Mark Skousen.

Publication Info. New York : Routledge, [2016]


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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    330.09 SKO 2016    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition Third edition.
Description viii, 501 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note First edition published in 2001 in Armonk, New York, by M.E. Sharpe; second edition published in 2009 in Armonk, New York, by M.E. Sharpe.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents It all started with Adam -- The French connection: laissez faire avance! -- The irreverent Malthus challenges the new model of prosperity -- Tricky Ricardo takes economics down a dangerous road -- Milling around: John Stuart Mill and the Socialists search for Utopia -- Marx madness plunges economics in to a New Dark Age -- Out of the blue Danube: Menger and the Austrians reverse the tide -- Marshalling the troops: scientific economics comes of age -- Go West, young man: Americans solve the distribution problem in economics -- The conspicuous Veblen versus the protesting Weber: two critics debate the meaning of Capitalism -- The Fisher King tries to catch the missing link in macroeconomics -- The missing Mises: Mises (and Wicksell) make a major breakthrough -- The Keynes mutiny: Capitalism faces its greatest challenge -- Paul raises the Keynesian cross: Samuelson and modern economics -- Milton's Paradise: Friedman leads a monetary counterrevolution -- The creative destruction of Socialism: The dark vision of Joseph Schumpeter -- Dr. Smith goes to Washington: market economies face new challenges.
Subject Kim, Yun-Hwan
Economics -- History.
Economics -- Philosophy.
Economics -- Biography.
Ekonomiska teorier -- historia.
Genre/Form Biografi.
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