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Conclusion

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 5054 words.

‘Conclusion’ asks: What does Malthus have to say that is both new and true to an early twenty-first-century audience? It is now recognized that he posed many issues that are of continuing...

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Freshwater, saltwater and deepwater: efficient market hypothesis versus behavioural finance

Dariusz Wójcik, Nicholas Kreston and Sarah McGill.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2013; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Sociology; Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 9005 words.

The efficient market hypothesis (EMH) and behavioural finance (BF) form the blame-hope axis of the ongoing soul-searching exercise in economics, which frequently refers to the ‘Chicago...

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From population to political economy

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 6706 words.

‘From population to political economy’ explains how Malthus was drawn into wider speculations on the wealth of nations. It soon became apparent that the problems of agricultural production...

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Life

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 1469 words.

‘Life’ explores Malthus's publications and the development of his theories of population. In his first Essay, when dealing with the contribution, as he saw it, of the English Poor Laws to...

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Malthus

Donald Winch.

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 144 pages.

Thomas Robert Malthus was an English cleric whose ideas, as expounded in his most famous work the Essay on the Principle of Population, caused a storm of controversy. Malthus: A Very Short...

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Of Tastes and Values

Guido Calabresi.

in American Law and Economics Review

December 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (to 1925); History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Economic Methodology; Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; Welfare Economics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue; Publicly Provided Goods; Economics of Health; Education and Research Institutions; Law and Economics; Tort Law; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Capitalist Systems; Economic Sociology. 8249 words.

This lecture was delivered by Judge Calabresi upon receiving the Ronald H. Coase Medal at the Annual Meeting of the American Law and Economic Association at Stanford Law School on May 18,...

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The political economy of stable growth

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 6085 words.

‘The political economy of stable growth’ examines The Principles of Political Economy, which was based on Malthus's belief that ‘the science of political economy bears a nearer resemblance...

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Population: the first <i>Essay</i>

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 6493 words.

‘Population: the first Essay’ explains how the first Essay pursues a complex polemical strategy. It begins with an exposition of the principle of population treated as a set of deductive...

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Population: the second <i>Essay</i>

in Malthus

June 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Intellectual History; History of Economic Thought; Political Economy; Population and Demography. 5889 words.

The expanded version of the Essaywas a more mature treatise on morals and politics. ‘Population: the second Essay’ deals with the more important themes to emerge from Malthus's revisions of...

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Process, order and stability in Veblen

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; General Economics and Teaching; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Economic Sociology; Individual Economists; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 23335 words.

In this essay I tease out the notion of social order that underpins Veblen’s numerous contributions and examine its development over time. In piecing together various components of Veblen’s...

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