European Economists of the Early 20th Century: Studies of Neglected Continental Thinkers of Germany and Italy

European Economists of the Early 20th Century: Studies of Neglected Continental Thinkers of Germany and Italy

by Warren J. Samuels
     
 

ISBN-10: 1858988101

ISBN-13: 9781858988108

Pub. Date: 08/01/2003

Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.

Samuels (professor emeritus, economics, Michigan State University) collects studies on six German and seven Italian early-20th-century economists who, while well-known in their times, have been obscured by more prominent figures. The economists featured represent a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives, and the collection illustrates that economics is…  See more details below

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Samuels (professor emeritus, economics, Michigan State University) collects studies on six German and seven Italian early-20th-century economists who, while well-known in their times, have been obscured by more prominent figures. The economists featured represent a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives, and the collection illustrates that economics is more diverse than conventional histories of economic thought have reported. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781858988108
Publisher:
Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Editors and Contributorsvii
Introductionix
1.Costantino Bresciani Turroni: The eulogy of monetary stability1
2.Gustavo Del Vecchio: Critical conscience of the Italian neoclassical school37
3.Giovanni Demaria: An appraisal of his methodological and theoretical writings59
4.Carl Dietzel (1829-1884): A pioneering and unorthodox thinker on public debt and fiscal policy81
5.Between Max and Marshall: Antonio Graziadei (1873-1953)105
6.Rudolf Hilferding119
7.Alfred Kahler: A pioneer of input-output analysis137
8.G.F. Knapp: An economist with institutional complexion167
9.Emil Lederer: Obstacles to economic expansion179
10.Achille Loria: His vision and economic analysis203
11.Angelo Messedaglia239
12.Umberto Ricci: Profile of a militant economist257
13.Gunter Schmolders and the economics of prohibition281
Index295

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