A history of economic theory and method

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McGraw-Hill, 1997 - Business & Economics - 602 pages
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Offering an in-depth coverage of economic ideas from ancient times to the present, this outstanding text delivers today's student powerful insight into the broad scope of past intellectual contributions to the evolution of contemporary economic thinking. Notably shying from a mind-numbing encyclopedic listing of isolated people and dusty ideas, the authors provide engaging discourse of both the ideas which have shaped contemporary economic theory and the different methods used for problem solving. The result is a wonderfully sound and inviting history.

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One of the main references for Econ 109: History of Economic Doctrines under Prof. Emmanuel De Dios (UP), Second Semester 1997-98, UP School of Economics, Diliman. Read full review

Contents

Economics and Its History
1
PART ONE PRECLASSICAL ECONOMICS
10
Mercantilism and the Dawn of Capitalism
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Ekelund is Lowder Eminent Scholar at Auburn University.

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