A History Of Australian Economic Thought (routledge Revivals) by Peter GroenewegenA History Of Australian Economic Thought (routledge Revivals) by Peter Groenewegen

A History Of Australian Economic Thought (routledge Revivals)

byPeter Groenewegen, Bruce McfarlaneEditorPeter Groenewegen

Paperback | July 6, 2012

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First published in 1990, this book presents an original and comprehensive overview of Australian economic thought. The authors stress, by way of introduction, the many important innovative contributions Australian economists have made to thought worldwide. As the argument develops, the work of major figures is discussed in detail in addition to the role of different journals and economic societies.
Title:A History Of Australian Economic Thought (routledge Revivals)Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:July 6, 2012Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415609143

ISBN - 13:9780415609142


Table of Contents

1. Is there an Australian Economics?  2. Rude begginings: nineteenth century popular political economy  3. Early developments at the university: academics and aconomics 1850-1925  4. TheAustrailian Economist,1888-98  5. A nation of statisticians  6. Economists in the 1920's and 1930's: the Golden Age of Australian Age of Australian economics?  7. An old tradition: heretics, cranks and 'gifted amateurs'  8. Professionalism and Americanisation: Australian university economics  9. Non-academic Australian economics: the influence of economist-advisers  10. Conclusions: can Australian economics survive the twentieth century?