Teachings from the Worldly Philosophy

Teachings from the Worldly Philosophy

by Robert L. Heilbroner
     
 

Selections from great writings on economics, annotated and introduced by a distinguished economist and teacher.See more details below

Overview

Selections from great writings on economics, annotated and introduced by a distinguished economist and teacher.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393316070
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Pages:
368
Sales rank:
263,293
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Robert L. Heilbroner was Norman Thomas Professor of Economics at the New School for Social Research and author of The Worldly Philosophers and many other books.

Table of Contents

Preface
IEarliest Economic Thought1
The Bible3
Aristotle7
St. Thomas Aquinas11
IIThe Commercial Revolution15
Bernard Mandeville19
Thomas Mun24
Richard Cantillon29
Francois Quesnay35
Anne Robert Jacques Turgot41
IIIThe Classical Economists53
Adam Smith55
Thomas Robert Malthus and David Ricardo106
John Stuart Mill127
IVKarl Marx159
VThe Marginalists197
Jeremy Bentham199
William Stanley Jevons208
Leon Walras219
Alfred Marshall228
VITwentieth Century Economists245
Thorstein Veblen247
John Maynard Keynes264
Joseph Alois Schumpeter297
VIIEnvoi331
Index337

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