F. Y. Edgeworth's Mathematical Psychics and Further Papers on Political Economy / Edition 1

F. Y. Edgeworth's Mathematical Psychics and Further Papers on Political Economy / Edition 1

by F. Y. Edgeworth, F. Y. Edgeworth
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198287127

ISBN-13: 9780198287124

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

F. Y. Edgeworth made major contributions in the early stages of the development of contract and game theory which have had a fundamental impact on economics. This volume brings together a number of his writings on political economy edited by Peter Newman, the leading authority on Edgeworth's life and works. In addition to journal and dictionary articles and book

Overview

F. Y. Edgeworth made major contributions in the early stages of the development of contract and game theory which have had a fundamental impact on economics. This volume brings together a number of his writings on political economy edited by Peter Newman, the leading authority on Edgeworth's life and works. In addition to journal and dictionary articles and book reviews, the volume notably includes his monograph contribution Mathematical Psychics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198287124
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
712
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

I. Monographs
Mathematical Psychics (1881)
New and Old Methods of Ethics
On the Relations of Political Economy to War
II. Journal Articles
Matthew Arnold of Butler's Doctrine of Self-Love
The Rationale of Exchange
The Mathematical Theory of Banking
Points at which Mathematical Reasoning is Applicable to Political Economy
La théorie mathématique de l'offre et de la demande et le côut de production (translated)
Osservazioni sulla teoria matematica dell'economia politica con riguardo speciale ai Principia di Economia de Alfredo Marshall (translated)
Ancora a proposito della teoria del Baratto; A. Berry: Alcune brevi parole sulla teoria del Baratto di A. Marshall (translated)
The Mathematical Economics of Professor Amoroso
Equal Pay to Men and Women for Equal Work
The Revised Doctrine of Marginal Social Product
III. Selected Articles in Palgrave's Dictionary of Political Economy
Attwood and the Birmingham School
Barter and Exchange
Competition and Regulation
Cournot, Antoine Augustin
Curves
Demand Curves
De Quincey, Thomas
Difficulty of Attainment
Distance in Time as an Element of Value
Exchange, Value in
Gossen, Hermann Heinrich
Higgling
Indifference, Law of
Jenkin, Henry Charles Fleeming
Margin (in economics)
Mathematical Method in Political Economy
Pareto's Law
Pareto, Vilfredo
Pleasure and Pain
IV. Book Reviews
W. Stanley Jevons: The State in Relation to Labour
W. Stanley Jevons: Methods of Social Reform
W. Stanley Jevons: Investigations in Currency and Finance
Journal and Letters of W. Stanley Jevons, edited by his wife
Philip H. Wicksteed: The Alphabet of Economic Science
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk: Kapital und Kapitalzins
Charles Booth (ed.): Life and Labour, Vol. 1—-East London
Léon Walras: Eléments d'economie politique pure
Robert Perceval Graves: Life of Sir William Rowan Hamilton
Alfred Marshall: Principles of Economics, Vol. 1
Alfred Marshall: Principles of Economics, Vol. 1
Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk: Capital and Interest
James Bonar: Philosophy and Political Economy in some of their Historical Relations
C. F. Bastable: The Theory of International Trade, with some of its Applications to Economic Policy
Henry Ludwell Moore: Laws of Wages: An Essay in Statistical Economics
W. E. Zawadski: Les mathémathiques appliquées à l'économie politique
V: Bibliography

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