A Companion to the History of Economic Thought (Blackwell by John B. Davis, Warren J. Samuels, Jeff E. Biddle

By John B. Davis, Warren J. Samuels, Jeff E. Biddle

Assembling contributions from best thinkers within the box, this significant other bargains a accomplished and complex exploration of the historical past of financial inspiration. the amount has a threefold concentration: the historical past of monetary suggestion, the historical past of economics as a self-discipline, and the historiography of monetary thought.• presents refined introductions to an unlimited array of topics.• makes a speciality of a distinct variety of subject matters, together with the background of monetary concept, the historical past of the self-discipline of economics, and the historiography of monetary notion.

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The Oeconomicus is a systematic treatment of the organization and administration of the agricultural estate, emphasizing human capital and organizational efficiency (Lowry, 1965; 1987, ch. 3). The family farm was the backbone of the economy and booty from military operations was the prime source of surplus for farm and city (Hanson, 1995). The details of many of Xenophon’s ideas must be treated under the heading of analysis. The tradition of an efficiently managed agrarian estate surfaced in the twelfth century in the Cistercian monasteries that spread across Europe.

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