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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dispersed knowledge that could only result in orderly outcomes within the market
framework. The Austrians also had political objections to socialism, stated most
famously in Hayek's 1 944 book The Road to Serfdom. Hayek and Mises also ...
Kaldor's cumulative causation was about positive feedback, wherein, particularly
in the manufacturing sector, increasing returns would lead to productivity growth
that would result in competitive success in the global markets, while sluggish ...
Mathew Forstater. Economic Geography Paul Krugman Paul Krugman came to
public prominence as a result of his regular column on the op-ed page of the
New York Times. Krugman graduated from Yale University in 1974 and gained
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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
Joan Robinson 74 Joseph E Stiglitz
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