By Philip Arestis
It is a completely up to date new version of the 1st, and definitive, biographical dictionary of dissenting economists. it's an in depth and authoritative advisor to economists either prior and current, delivering biographical, bibliographical and demanding details on over a hundred economists operating within the non-neoclassical traditions extensively outlined. It contains entries on, between others, radical economists, Marxists, post-Keynesians, behaviorists, Kaleckians and institutionalists. The ebook demonstrates the level and richness of the unconventional heterodox culture in economics.
This moment variation keeps to mark a departure from what's often present in a biographical dictionary for, as well as offering general biographical details, residing economists have themselves been requested to kingdom their valuable contributions to economics, supplemented by way of an inventory in their top books and articles.
A Biographical Dictionary of Dissenting Economists, moment version will remain an important reference resource for teachers, researchers and scholars of economics, its improvement and historical past
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In the process I also disputed the proposition that sharecropping could lead to the efficient allocation of resources, in the presence of unemployment. This led to a fullblown critique of neoclassical explanations of sharecropping in rural areas of underdeveloped economies (1976). Amiya Kumar BAGCHI 25 I had already been led to enquire into the system of unequal interdependence generated by capitalist colonialism. One immediate result was my demonstration that both Lenin and Rosa Luxemburg could be right about the nature of colonialism and imperialism in the period leading up to the First World War.
What of Tom’s relationship to the work of Piero Sraffa? Sraffa’s writings are relevant in two ways. First, Tom took on board the technical aspects of Sraffa’s 1926 Economic Journal article, that is, the conditions which have to be satisfied in the real world for Marshall’s partial equilibrium procedure legitimately to be applied. As a result, Tom (1991, pp. 104–13) tackled successfully the aggregation problems in The General Theory, by making explicit the conditions which have to be satisfied before both the aggregate demand schedule and the aggregate supply schedule may be regarded as coherent concepts.
1996b), ‘Colonialism in Classical Political Economy: Analysis, Epistemological Broadening and Mystification’, Studies in History, New Series, 12 (I), January–June. (1997), The Evolution of the State Bank of India, Vol. 2, The Era of the Presidency Banks 1876– 1914, New Delhi: Sage. 28 Thomas BALOGH (1998), ‘Growth Miracle and its Unravelling in East and South-East Asia’, Economic and Political Weekly, XXXIII (18), 2 May. Thomas BALOGH (1905–1985) Paul Streeten Thomas Balogh, born in Budapest on 2 November 1905, died in London on 20 January 1985.
A Biographical Dictionary of Dissenting Economists Second Edition by Philip Arestis