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Against Mechanism: Methodology for an Evolutionary Economics

A. Allan Schmid and Paul Thompson.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 0 words.

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An ‘unproductive labour’ view of finance

Aldo Barba and Giancarlo de Vivo.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

November 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Financial Institutions and Services; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 9021 words.

The present paper discusses the role of the financial sector in a capitalist economy, arguing that the huge increase in its weight (economic and otherwise) in the last decades is not...

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Chapter 18 of The General Theory ‘further analysed’: economics as a way of thinking

Anna M. Carabelli and Mario A. Cedrini.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2014; p ublished online June 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Individual Economists; Economic Methodology. 14955 words.

This paper revisits chapter 18 of Keynes’s The General Theory in the light of A Treatise on Probability. It shows that the notions of cause and independence used to discuss the...

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Coase’s choice of methodology

Elodie Bertrand.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Individual Economists; Economic Methodology. 16006 words.

This paper examines the nature of Ronald H. Coase’s realism by considering the relationship between theories and facts in his methodology. I focus especially on Coase’s criticisms of...

Competitive harm in global supply chains: assessing current responses and identifying potential future responses

David J Gerber.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics; Public Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Business and Management; Economic History; Economic Development. 9996 words.

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Global supply (or ‘value’) chains add much to the value of global markets, offering benefits to both producers and consumers. Yet, global supply...

The Constitution and Nature of Money

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought; History of Economic Thought (to 1925); History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Individual Economists; Economic Methodology; Economic History; Economic Systems; Capitalist Systems. 14631 words.

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I take the opportunity to elaborate and clarify the positioning theory of money in response to the critique of it provided by Geoffrey Ingham.

The current economic crisis: its nature and the course of academic economics

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Systems; General Economics and Teaching; Economic Methodology; Economics; Economic Education and Teaching of Economics; Economic History; Financial Institutions and Services; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations; History of Financial Markets and Institutions; Capitalist Systems; Individual Economists. 11027 words.

The current crisis has triggered significant debate concerning economic theory and policy. Largely absent from this debate is an informed discussion of the methods used by economists in...

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Debt as Money

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought; History of Economic Thought (to 1925); History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Individual Economists; Economic Methodology; Economic History; Economic Systems; Capitalist Systems. 10836 words.

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Money is positioned bank debt. This is a thesis I have previously defended in this journal. In the current paper, I elaborate the thesis and provide...

Don’t treat too ill my Piero! Interpreting Sraffa's papers

Heinz D. Kurz.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

November 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Individual Economists; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 22057 words.

In this comment I scrutinise critically some of the views put forward in this Special Issue on Sraffa’s research programme, his accomplishments, and the relationship of his analysis to the...

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THE FTC, IP, AND SSOS: GOVERNMENT HOLD-UP REPLACING PRIVATE COORDINATION

Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Property Law; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Manufacturing; Welfare Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Capitalist Systems; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 21147 words.

In its recent report entitled, “The Evolving IP Marketplace,” the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposes a far-reaching regulatory approach (Proposal) that is likely to interfere with the...

How monist is heterodoxy?

Rogier De Langhe.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought; Economic Methodology. 6832 words.

Some heterodox economists, most notably Tony Lawson, have come under suspicion of not being true pluralists, but ‘strategic pluralists’: their advocacy of pluralism is thought to be merely...

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INCENTIVE EFFECTS FROM DIFFERENT APPROACHES TO HOLDUP MITIGATION SURROUNDING PATENT REMEDIES AND STANDARD-SETTING ORGANIZATIONS

F. Scott Kieff and Anne Layne-Farrar.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

December 2013; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Property Law; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Law and Economics. 16313 words.

Debates about patent policy often focus on the potential for the threat of a court-imposed remedy for patent infringement to cause manufacturing entities and others to suffer patent holdup,...

An interdisciplinary model for macroeconomics

A G Haldane and A E Turrell.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Economic Methodology; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 13904 words.

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Macroeconomic modelling has been under intense scrutiny since the Great Financial Crisis, when serious shortcomings were exposed in the methodology...

Is something really wrong with macroeconomics?

Ricardo Reis.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 11300 words.

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Many critiques of the state of macroeconomics are off target. Current macroeconomic research is not mindless DSGE modelling filled with ridiculous...

Malthus's Theory of the ‘Constant Value Of Labour’

Giancarlo De Vivo.

in Contributions to Political Economy

June 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 9616 words.

This paper deals with the conception, put forward by Malthus in his 1823 tract The Measure of Value (and also in later writings), that the value of labour is ‘constant’, and therefore the...

A materialist development of some recent contributions to the labour theory of value

Andrew Brown.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2008; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 12436 words.

The paper offers a novel interpretation and affirmation of the opening arguments of Capital, answering the fundamental but neglected question of why labour is the substance of value. Marx's...

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A model intervenes: the many faces of moral hazard

John Latsis and Constantinos Repapis.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Methodology; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 10365 words.

This article builds on advances in social ontology to develop a new understanding of how mainstream economic modelling affects reality. We propose a new framework for analysing and...

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Money reform and the Eurozone crisis: panacea, utopia or grassroots alternative?

Peter North.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought (to 1925); Economic Methodology; General Economics. 7819 words.

The economic crisis that broke out in 2007–2008 and the ongoing crisis in the Eurozone has given a new urgency to discussions about alternatives to capitalism, and a new salience to...

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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,...

On the future of macroeconomics: a New Monetarist perspective

Randall Wright.

in Oxford Review of Economic Policy

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought; Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. 14260 words.

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This article argues that a pressing goal for macroeconomics is to incorporate financial considerations, but we need models with solid...