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survey of contemporary economics

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Published by Richard D. Irwin, Inc. in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published from the American Economic Association.

Statementedited by Howard S. Ellis.
ContributionsEllis, Howard S.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17431574M

They didn't expect him to live through the night. Ellis Read preview Excerpt As readers of The Wealth of Nations know, the gain in product from the division of labor "is owing to three different circumstances; first, to the increase of dexterity in every particular workman; secondly, to the saving of the time which is commonly lost in passing from one species of work to another; and lastly, to the invention of a great number of machines which facilitate and abridge labor. Photograph: Jon Super The Econocracy makes three big arguments. But, more immediately, they require that the economist look beyond the regression coefficients, propensities, balances of accounts, and equilibria of forces within his own laboratory to the whole arena of economic life. It would not be recognised by Keynes or Marx or Adam Smith. The most devastating evidence in this book concerns what goes into making an economist.

Interviewing Andy Haldane, chief economist at the Bank of England, inI asked: what was the answer? The present book effectively attempts to answer this critical question by first arming the reader with a comprehensive historical background and then facing the emerging issues head-on. In documenting and exploring contemporary Africa's economic experiences Onyeiwu details the failures endured, but he, like the students he has had enrolled in his courses, is not content to dwell solely on the facts and data of poor economic performances across Africa. For decades, Treasury officials produced forecasts in English.

Packed with original research, it comes with pages of endorsements, evidently harvested by the students themselves, from Vince Cable to Noam Chomsky. Equally, political and moral philosophers ignore economics at their own intellectual peril. Full access to this book and over 94, more Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles Access to powerful writing and research tools Book details. Thus the book fills an important void and is a must-read for all interested in the progress of African economies. The book meets the expectations of both experienced social scientists interested in Africa as well as readers seeking a friendly yet intellectually sound introduction to Africa's past, recent, and prospective economic development.


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