What do Economists Know?: New Economics of Knowledge

What do Economists Know?: New Economics of Knowledge

by Robert F Garnett Jr
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415152607

ISBN-13: 9780415152600

Pub. Date: 10/20/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A provocatively rethink of the questions of what, how and for whom economics is produced. Academic economists in the twentieth century have presumed to monopolise economic knowledge, seeing themselves as the only legitimate producers and consumers of this highly specialized commodity. This has encouraged a narrow view of economics as little more than a private

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A provocatively rethink of the questions of what, how and for whom economics is produced. Academic economists in the twentieth century have presumed to monopolise economic knowledge, seeing themselves as the only legitimate producers and consumers of this highly specialized commodity. This has encouraged a narrow view of economics as little more than a private dialogue among professionally licensed knowers. This book recasts this narrow view.

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ISBN-13:
9780415152600
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/20/1999
Series:
Economics as Social Theory Series
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)

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