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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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The economic problem of a community: ontological reflections inspired by the Socialist Calculation Debate

Diogo Lourenço and Mário Graça Moura.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2018; p ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Economic Methodology. 9876 words.


Implicitly, the Socialist Calculation Debate is about the connection between neoclassical theory and reality. It involves several ontological...

Economic Schools of Thought on the Environment: Investigating Unity and Division

Clive L. Spash and Anthony Ryan.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

September 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Economic Methodology. 13186 words.

How do ecological and heterodox economists differ, if at all, from each other and from neoclassical economists addressing environmental problems? In 2009 we probed this question by...

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Ontology and the study of social reality: emergence, organisation, community, power, social relations, corporations, artefacts and money

Tony Lawson.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; Economic Systems; Production and Organizations; Economic Methodology; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 23736 words.

The conception of social reality I have previously defended (and here extend), positing features such as social relations, positions and powers, is thoroughly naturalistic and even...

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The euro crisis: undetected by conventional economics, favoured by nationally focused polity

Robert Boyer.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook; Economic Methodology; Money and Interest Rates. 15851 words.

This article interprets the initial success of the launch of the euro and its ‘muddling through’ since the outbreak of the Greek sovereign debt crisis. Two interrelated processes interacted...

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Do spinoff dynamics or agglomeration externalities drive industry clustering? A reappraisal of Steven Klepper’s work

Ron Boschma.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Methodology; Economic Development; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 10176 words.

Steven Klepper’s theory of industry clustering based on organizational reproduction and inheritance through spinoffs challenged the Marshallian view on industry clustering. This article...

Why did the Portuguese economy stop converging with the OECD? Institutions, politics and innovation

Pedro Marques.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Capitalist Systems; Economic Methodology. 9228 words.

Underlying the crisis affecting peripheral European countries is their structural, long-term loss of competitiveness (Hadjimichalis, 2011, European Urban and Regional Studies, 18: 254–274)....