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The Resource The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers, Mark Skousen, (electronic resource)

The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers, Mark Skousen, (electronic resource)

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The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers
Title
The making of modern economics
Title remainder
the lives and ideas of the great thinkers
Statement of responsibility
Mark Skousen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now updated to include more information on Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Joseph Stglitz, imperfect markets, and behavioral economics, Mark Skousen's popular work provides an accessible introduction to the major economic thinkers of the past 225 years - including little-known and often amusing facts about their personal lives
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
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Skousen, Mark
Dewey number
330.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB75
LC item number
.S545 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Credo Reference (Firm)
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  • Economics
  • Economics
  • Economists
Label
The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers, Mark Skousen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sharpemodecon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
It all started with Adam -- The French connection: laissez faire avance! -- The irreverent Malthus challenges the new model of prosperity -- Tricky Ricardo takes economics down a dangerous road -- Milling around: John Stuart Mill and the Socialists search for Utopia -- Marx madness plunges economics in to a New Dark Age -- Out of the blue Danube: Menger and the Austrians reverse the tide -- Marshalling the troops: Scientific economics comes of age -- Go West, young man: Americans solve the distribution problem in economics -- The conspicuous Veblen versus the protesting Weber: Two critics debate the meaning of Capitalism -- The Fisher King tries to catch the missing link in macroeconomics -- The missing Mises: Mises (and Wicksell) make a major breakthrough -- The Keynes mutiny: Capitalism faces its greatest challenge -- Paul raises the Keynesian cross: Samuelson and modern economics -- Milton's Paradise: Friedman leads a monetary counterrevolution -- The creative destruction of Socialism: The dark vision of Joseph Schumpeter -- Dr. Smith goes to Washington: The near triumph of market economics
Control code
9781780345857
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (25 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780345857
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
142 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00228371
  • (Credo)sharpemodecon2008
  • (OCoLC)761146526
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The making of modern economics : the lives and ideas of the great thinkers, Mark Skousen, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sharpemodecon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
It all started with Adam -- The French connection: laissez faire avance! -- The irreverent Malthus challenges the new model of prosperity -- Tricky Ricardo takes economics down a dangerous road -- Milling around: John Stuart Mill and the Socialists search for Utopia -- Marx madness plunges economics in to a New Dark Age -- Out of the blue Danube: Menger and the Austrians reverse the tide -- Marshalling the troops: Scientific economics comes of age -- Go West, young man: Americans solve the distribution problem in economics -- The conspicuous Veblen versus the protesting Weber: Two critics debate the meaning of Capitalism -- The Fisher King tries to catch the missing link in macroeconomics -- The missing Mises: Mises (and Wicksell) make a major breakthrough -- The Keynes mutiny: Capitalism faces its greatest challenge -- Paul raises the Keynesian cross: Samuelson and modern economics -- Milton's Paradise: Friedman leads a monetary counterrevolution -- The creative destruction of Socialism: The dark vision of Joseph Schumpeter -- Dr. Smith goes to Washington: The near triumph of market economics
Control code
9781780345857
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (25 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781780345857
Isbn Type
(online)
Other physical details
142 images, digital files.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)slc00228371
  • (Credo)sharpemodecon2008
  • (OCoLC)761146526
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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