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A Modern Reader in Institutional and Evolutionary Economics

Edited by Geoffrey Hodgson ()

in Books from Edward Elgar Publishing

Abstract: In the 1990s, institutional and evolutionary economics emerged as one of the most creative and successful approaches in the modern social sciences. This timely reader gathers together seminal contributions from leading international authors in the field of institutional and evolutionary economics including Eileen Appelbaum, Benjamin Coriat, Giovanni Dosi, Sheila C. Dow, Bengt-åke Lundvall, Uskali Mäki, Bart Nooteboom and Marc R. Tool. The emphasis is on key concepts such as learning, trust, power, pricing and markets, with some essays devoted to methodology and others to the comparison of different forms of capitalism. An extensive introduction places the contributions in the context of the historical and theoretical background of

Keywords: Economics and Finance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: Z0 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2002
ISBN: 9781840644746
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Chapters in this book:

Ch 1 Contributions to an institutionalist theory of price determination Downloads
Marc R. Tool
Ch 2 The learning economy: challenges to economic theory and policy Downloads
Bengt-Åke Lundvall
Ch 3 The meaning and role of power in economic theories Downloads
David Young
Ch 4 Discovery versus creation: implications of the Austrian view of the market process Downloads
Sandye Gloria-Palermo
Ch 5 Determinants of supplier dependence: an empirical study Downloads
Hans Berger, Niels Noorderhaven and Bart Nooteboom
Ch 6 The institutional embeddedness of economic change: an appraisal of the 'evolutionary' and 'regulationist' research programmes Downloads
Benjamin Coriat and Giovanni Dosi
Ch 7 The one world and the many theories Downloads
Uskali Mäki
Ch 8 Methodological pluralism and pluralism of method Downloads
Sheila Dow
Ch 9 Institutions and employment performance in different growth regimes Downloads
Eileen Appelbaum and Ronald Schettkat
Ch 10 Emergence of path-dependent mixed economies in Central Europe Downloads
Bernard Chavance and Eric Magnin
Ch 11 Varieties of capitalism and varieties of economic theory Downloads
Geoffrey Hodgson

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