The Programming Approach And The Demise Of Economics: Volume I: A Revival Of Myrdal, Frisch, Tinbergen, Johansen And Leontief

December 6, 2019|
The Programming Approach And The Demise Of Economics: Volume I: A Revival Of Myrdal, Frisch, Tinbergen, Johansen And Leontief by Franco Archibugi
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In this book - the first of three volumes - Franco Archibugi sets out to create an epistemology of economics, arguing for a radical overturning of the conventional analysis from a "positive" approach to a "programming" approach. This overturning leads to a reappraisal of the foundations of Economics itself, and to an improved integration of Economics as an autonomous discipline alongside Sociology, Political Science, Operational Research, Social Engineering and Physical or Spatial Planning.

The author interrogates how scientific the social sciences really are before proposing a new scientific paradigm for the social sciences, a political preference function and a general programming approach. The chapters revisit hitherto neglected economists like Gunnar Myrdal, Ragnar Frisch, Vassili Leontief, and Leif Johansen, using their theory to overturn the epistemological approach of the entire science of economics.

Volume II explores oppositions to the traditional and conventional teaching of economics, whilst Volume III presents a concrete and practical example of how to build a Planning Accounting Framework (PAF), as associated with Frisch''s ''plan-frame'' (explored in Volume II), to demonstrate the extent to which decisions and negotiations can be routed in the social sciences.

Professor Franco Archibugi is the Founder and Chairman of the Planning Studies Centre inRome, Italy. Prior to this he taught economics at the University of Florence, Italy and planningat the Universities of Calabria, Palermo, and Naples, Italy. He studied history and philosophy atthe Universities of Rome and Heidelberg, and economics a...
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Title:The Programming Approach And The Demise Of Economics: Volume I: A Revival Of Myrdal, Frisch, Tinbergen, Johansen And Leontief
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:435 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0 in
Shipping dimensions:435 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0 in
Published:December 6, 2019
Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9783319780566

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