Economics evolving : a history of economic thought / Agnar Sandmo

Author(s): Sandmo, Agnar
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Subjects: Economics
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, Norwegian (translated from), Translation from Norwegian
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2011
LC Classification: H, HB
Physical Description: viii, 489 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternate Title(s): Samfunnsokonomi-en idehistorie.
Notes: LCCN: 2010018664
ISBN: 9780691140636 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0691140634 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780691148427 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0691148422 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: A science and its history -- Before Adam Smith -- Adam Smith -- The classical school : Thomas Robert Malthus and David Ricardo -- Consolidation and innovation : John Stuart Mill -- Karl Marx as an economic theorist -- The forerunners of marginalism -- The marginalist revolution I : William Stanley Jevons and Carl Menger -- The marginalist revolution II : Léon Walras -- Alfred Marshall and partial equilibrium theory -- Equilibrium and welfare : Edgeworth, Pareto, and Pigou -- Interest and prices : Knut Wicksell and Irving Fisher -- New perspectives on markets and competition -- The great systems debate -- John Maynard Keynes and the Keynesian revolution -- Frisch, Haavelmo, and the birth of econometrics -- The modernization of economic theory in the postwar period -- Further developments in the postwar period -- Long-term trends and new perspectives
Translated from the Norwegian
OCLC Number: 587249004
ISBN/ISSN: 9780691140636