Information, Opportunism and Economic Coordination

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Information, Opportunism and Economic Coordination will be of particular interest to historians of economic thought, business economists, behavioural economists and Post Keynesians.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781840647389
  • Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/1/2003
  • Pages: 272

Table of Contents

1 Scientific Research Programmes and the Prediction of Corporate Behaviour 1
2 The Evolution of Cooperative Strategies: Three Automotive Industry Case Studies 20
3 George Richardson's Career and the Literature of Economics 39
4 Shackle, Entrepreneurship and the Theory of the Firm 61
5 Mangerialism and the Economics of the Firm 84
6 The Economic Rationale of Universities: A Reconsideration 107
7 Principal-Agent Problems and Structural Change in the Advertising Industry 130
8 Marketing as Information Economics 154
9 Latent Demand and the Browsing Shopper 176
10 Normal Cost versus Marginalist Models of Pricing: A Behavioural Perspective 194
11 Liquidity Preference, Marketability and Pricing 207
12 Information, Coordination and Macroeconomics 226
Bibliography 241
Index of Names 262
Index of Subjects 267
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