The Little Book of Big Ideas: Economics contains the profiles and theories of 50 of the world's most eminent economists. From mercantilists through Keynesians to modern economic thought, this book gets behind 50 of the greatest minds and 10 core theories. Covering Hume, Smith and Marx, succinct biographies provide an insight into economists' personalities and reveal the outstanding contribution that each has made to this pervasive discipline. Essential concepts and themes have been expertly selected and complex issues are explained in their social, political and cultural context.
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Welfare Economics COUL England Importance : Introduced the John Hicks One
of the most influential economists of the twentieth century , DLGO John ( J . R . )
Hicks won the Nobel Prize for his contribution to welfare economics , which ...
Neoclassical Synthesis Don Patinkin Don Patinkin , an American - Israeli
economist and President of the Israeli Economic Association in 1976 , is known
for his numerous contributions to post - war monetary theory , foremost among
them his ...
Fiscal Policy Robert Eisner Robert Eisner is best known for his contributions to
fiscal and monetary policy , investment , and his proposals for improvements in
the methods of national income accounting . For Eisner , the fundamental ...
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Great read for perhaps a highschooler or college student interested in the field of economics. Gives a quick snapshot of many economists including their backgrounds and specialties within the field ... Read full review
Introduction by Professor James Rollo
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