5 edition of Class, Economic Theory and State Practice (Research in Political Economy) found in the catalog.
January 1, 1997
by JAI Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||250|
field and to link this to the economic, political, ideological and historical context within which the crisis occurs’.2 In his general introduction, Peter Leonard places an emphasis on the relationship of theory and practice, but within this scheme Ian Gough’s book is necessarily primarily theoretical. Political Economy, Theories of the State and Economic Crisis Dr. Ioannis-Dionysios Salavrakos University of Western Greece Greece 1. Introduction The intellectual aspiration of the paper is to cover both theoretical aspects associated with political economy, the role of the state and economic policy, especially in the era of Size: KB.
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Keynesianism (the economic theories of John Maynard Keynes who advocated government monetary and fiscal programs intended to stimulate business activity and increase employment). liberalism (an economic theory advocating free competition and a self-regulating market). Malthusian theory; Malthusianism (Malthus' theory that population increase would outpace increases in the means of . Book Description. Development Economics: Theory and Practice provides students and practitioners with the perspectives and the tools they need to think analytically and critically about the current major economic development issues in the world.. Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet identify seven key dimensions of development; growth, poverty, vulnerability, inequality, basic needs.
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The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions (), by Thorstein Veblen, is a treatise on economics and a detailed, social critique of conspicuous consumption, as a function of social class and of consumerism, derived from the social stratification of people and the division of labour, which are social institutions of the feudal period (9th–15th c.) that have continued Author: Thorstein Veblen.
Economics (/ ɛ k ə ˈ n ɒ m ɪ k s, iː k ə-/) is the social science that studies the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. Economics focuses on the behaviour and interactions of economic agents and how economies work. Microeconomics analyzes basic elements in the economy, including individual agents and markets, their interactions, and the outcomes of interactions.
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Its balanced coverage of microeconomics and macroeconomics, flexibility in topic coverage order. A systematic comparison of the three major economic theories, showing how they differ and why these differences matter in shaping economic theory and Class. Contending Economic Theories offers a unique comparative treatment of the three main theories in economics as it is taught today: neoclassical, Keynesian, and Marxian.
Each is developed and discussed in its own chapter, yet also. Economic Policy provides a unique combination of facts-based analysis, state-of-the art economic theory, and insights from first-hand policy experience at the national and international levels to shed light on current domestic and international policy is ideally suited for students, practitioners, and scholars seeking understanding both of the pragmatic constraints of real-world Cited by: PREFACE.
It is the purpose of this inquiry to discuss the place and value of the leisure class as an economic factor in modern life, but it has been found impracticable to confine the discussion strictly within the limits so marked out.
Some attention is perforce given to the origin and the line of derivation of the institution, as well as to features of social life that are not commonly.
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Author (s): Robert M. Kunst. Reviewed by Hanzhe Zhang, Assistant Professor, Michigan State University on 10/19/ Comprehensiveness rating: 5 see less. The book covers all the necessary topics, starting from a series of introductory and overview chapters, to fundamental consumer and producer theories, to game theory and its applications and beyond.4/5(3).
Quinney propounds a rigorously Marxist theory of crime and the criminal justice system, anchoring himself in the intensified ""contradictions"" of advanced, decaying capitalism.
His argument, in a nutshell, is that as economic crisis deepens the ""surplus"" population which is thrown out of work also increases—and with it criminality. In an effort to secure domestic tranquillity (a. Keynesian economics is a theory that says the government should increase demand to boost growth.
Keynesians believe consumer demand is the primary driving force in an economy. As a result, the theory supports expansionary fiscal policy. Its main tools are government spending on infrastructure, unemployment benefits, and education.
What makes the book unique is that it combines like no other, facts-based analysis, state-of-the art theories and models, and insights from first-hand policy experience at national and international levels. The book has grown out of ten years of experience teaching economic policy at the graduate level.5/5(1).
Communism (from Latin communis, "common, universal") is a philosophical, social, political, economic ideology and movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of a communist society, namely a socioeconomic order structured upon the ideas of common ownership of the means of production and the absence of social classes, money and the state.
Communism includes a variety of schools of. “Planning Local Economic Development: Theory and Practice is the authoritative and comprehensive text for students of economic development planning and policy.
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The emergence of development theory. The use of the term development to refer to national economic growth emerged in the United States beginning in the s and in association with a key American foreign policy concern: how to shape the future of the newly independent states in ways that would ensure.
Human Behavior and the Social Environment, 1/e, introduces and incorporates current research on the biological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual dimensions of human behavior throughout the life-cycle. The authors provide an appropriate focus on contemporary perspectives that are central to the practice of social work, such as trauma Format: Cloth.Since the appearance of the first edition inPlanning Local Economic Development has been the foundation for an entire generation of practitioners and academics working in planning and policy development.
Written by authors with years of academic, regional, and city planning experience, the book has been used widely in graduate economic development, urban studies, nonprofit management 1/5(1).The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism is a fictional book in George Orwell's dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four ().
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