View All Book Series

BOOK SERIES


Modern Heterodox Economics


6 Series Titles

Per Page
Sort

Display
The Birth of Economics as a Social Science: Sismondi’s Concept of Political Economy

The Birth of Economics as a Social Science: Sismondi’s Concept of Political Economy

1st Edition

Francesca Dal Degan
April 10, 2019

Although considered a classic thinker, Sismondi is seldom discussed, at least in English. In this context, this volume offers a key reference work on the intellectual and economic contribution of Sismondi to the economic, political, and social sciences. The book explores his works in order to...

Economic Thought and History: An unresolved relationship

Economic Thought and History: An unresolved relationship

1st Edition

Monika Poettinger, Gianfranco Tusset
January 24, 2018

Economic Thought and History looks at the relationship between facts and thought in historical economic research, viewing it in the context of periods of economic crisis and providing detailed analyses of methods used in determining the bond between economic history and economic theory. This...

The Evolution of Household Technology and Consumer Behavior, 1800-2000

The Evolution of Household Technology and Consumer Behavior, 1800-2000

1st Edition

Julia Sophie Woersdorfer
March 16, 2017

The increasing division and specialization of labor between the market and the nonmarket sector is a central stylized fact of long-run economic development. Over time, a large share of activities which had formerly been carried out by the private household itself has become replaced by market...

The Invisible Hand of Power: An Economic Theory of Gate Keeping

The Invisible Hand of Power: An Economic Theory of Gate Keeping

1st Edition

Anton N Oleinik
December 01, 2014

This is an innovative study of the techniques of domination, based on financial markets, judicial systems, academia and international relations, across North America and post-Soviet Russia. Ultimately, Oleinik seeks to provide an alternative to mainstream economic analyses of power....

Financial Crisis and the Failure of Economic Theory

Financial Crisis and the Failure of Economic Theory

1st Edition

Jorge Turmo Arnal
October 01, 2014

The global financial crisis of 2008 was largely unpredicted. If economic theory has a role to play in predicting future catastrophes then the methods we rely on need to change. The authors of this study propose a new theory of economics based on more detailed understanding of how and why people...

Money as Organization, Gustavo Del Vecchio's Theory

Money as Organization, Gustavo Del Vecchio's Theory

1st Edition

Gianfranco Tusset
April 01, 2014

Between 1909-17, Gustavo Del Vecchio developed a ‘theory of circulation’. In a series of articles he set out his thoughts on the utility and value of money, credit, discount rates, banking and international payments. Tusset re-evaluates Del Vecchio’s theory, concluding that money represents a...

AJAX loader