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Title On political economists and modern political economy : selected essays of G C Harcourt / edited by Claudio Sardoni.
Imprint Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, [2003]


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Description 1 online resource (xi, 428 pages).
Series Routledge library editions. Economics
Routledge library editions. Economics. Keynesian & Post-Keynesian economics ; IV
Routledge library editions. Economics.
Note Originally published as On political economists and modern political economy. 1992.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on March 03, 2020).
Subject Keynesian economics.
Economic policy.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of tables; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I Issues in post-Keynesian economics; 1 The accountant in a Golden Age (1965); 2 Investment-decision criteria, investment incentives and the choice of technique (1968); 3 Pricing and the investment decision (1976); 4 A critique of Mr Kaldor's model of income distribution and economic growth (1963); 5 A two-sector model of the distribution of income and the level of employment in the short run (1965).
Part II The capital theory controversies6 Decline and rise: the revival of (classical) political economy (1975); 7 The Cambridge controversies: old ways and new horizons -- or dead-end? (1976); 8 Non-neoclassical capital theory (1979); Part III Surveys of approaches to economic theory; 9 Reflections on the development of economics as a discipline (1984); 10 Post-Keynesianism: from criticism to coherence? (1988); Part IV Theoretical methods; 11 The legacy of Keynes: theoretical methods and unfinished business (1987); 12 Marshall, Sraffa and Keynes: incompatible bedfellows? (1981).
13 Marshall's Principles as seen at Cambridge through the eyes of Gerald Shove, Dennis Robertson and Joan Robinson (1991)Part V Post-Keynesian policy; 14 Making socialism in your own country (1982); Part VI Intellectual biographies; 15 On the contributions of Joan Robinson and Piero Sraffa to economic theory (1990); 16 Nicholas Kaldor, 1908-86 (1988); 17 R.F. Kahn, 1905-89 (1991); 18 Eric Russell, 1921-77: a great Australian political economist (1977); 19 Lorie Tarshis: an early post-Keynesian or, Tarshis on Tarshis by Harcourt (1982); 20 Kenneth Boulding: a man for all systems (1983).
21 Richard Goodwin: a twentieth-century eclectic (1985)Bibliography; Name index; Subject index.
Summary Included in this volume are papers which are recognized as some of the foundations of post-Keynesian Economics, analysing problems set in historical time and starting from 'real world' observations. The book reflects Geoff Harcourt's contribution to economic debate over more than three decades. It also includes intellectual biographies of some of the most prominent and leading unorthodox economists, such as Kenneth Boulding, Eric Russell and Lorie Tarshis.
Other Author Sardoni, Claudio.
Harcourt, G. C. (Geoffrey Colin), 1931- On political economists and modern political economy.
Other Title Print version: Harcourt, Geoffrey Colin. On political economists and modern political economy 0415313716