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A History of Economic Thought:
The LSE Lectures
Lionel Robbins
Edited by Steven G. Medema and Warren J. Samuels
With a foreword by William J. Baumol

Book Description | Reviews

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Figures
Foreword
Introduction
AAnticipations3
Lecture 1Introduction - Plato5
Lecture 2Plato and Aristotle16
Lecture 3Aquinas and the Scholastics26
Lecture 4Pamphleteers - Money (Oresme, Bodin, "W.S.")35
Lecture 5Pamphleteers - Mercantilism (Malynes, Misselden, Mun)46
Lecture 6Sir William Petty55
Lecture 7Child and Locke (Interest)66
BEmergence of Systems75
Lecture 8Cantillon77
Lecture 9Cantillon (cont.) - Physiocracy86
Lecture 10Physiocrats - Turgot95
Lecture 11Locke and Hume on Property - Hume on Money104
Lecture 12Hume on Interest and Trade - Precursors of Adam Smith114
Lecture 13General Survey of Smith's Intentions - The Wealth of Nations: Analytical (I)125
Lecture 14The Wealth of Nations: Analytical (II)133
Lecture 15The Wealth of Nations: Analytical (III) - Policy (I)143
Lecture 16The Wealth of Nations: Policy (II)153
CNineteenth-Century Classicism165
Lecture 17General Review - Malthus on Population167
Lecture 18Value and Distribution: Historical Origin - Analytical (I)176
Lecture 19Value and Distribution: Analytical (II)185
Lecture 20Value and Distribution: Analytical (III)192
Lecture 21Overall Equilibrium201
Lecture 22International Trade210
Lecture 23John Stuart Mill219
DOther Mid-Nineteenth-Century Thought229
Lecture 24Mill (cont.) - Saint-Simon and Marx231
Lecture 25Marx (cont.) - List and the Historical School238
EBeginnings of Modern Analysis247
Lecture 26The Historical School (cont.) - Precursors of Change: Cournot, von Thunen, and Rae249
Lecture 27The Marginal Revolution (I): Jevons258
Lecture 28The Marginal Revolution (II): Jevons and Menger268
Lecture 29The Marginal Revolution (III): Costs (Wieser) - The Pricing of Factor Services (Wieser, Clark, Wicksteed)277
Lecture 30Capital Theory: Bohm-Bawerk and Fisher285
Lecture 31Walras - Pareto295
Lecture 32Marshall303
Lecture 33Money: Fisher, Marshall, Wicksell312
App. ARobbins' Reading List321
App. BRobbins' Writings in the History of Economic Thought331
References337
Index355

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