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Lewis, W. Arthur (William Arthur) 1915-1991

Overview
Works: 247 works in 835 publications in 4 languages and 12,953 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Speaker, Honoree, Other
Classifications: HD82, 338.9
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The theory of economic growth by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
59 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A landmark in the contemporary approach to economics""The Observer ""it is as good a book as its most obvious predecessors in the genre: Smith's Wealth of Nations and Marshall's Industry and the Trade""Times Educational Supplement Setting out the problems to be solved if mankind is to be freed from poverty, Theory of Economic Growth embraces the disciplines of economics, history, sociology, politics and anthropology in its coverage. Focussing on output and growth (rather than distribution and consumption) the book discusses economic institutions, knowledge, capital, p
Development planning; the essentials of economic policy by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
34 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book does not overlap with my earlier book, The Theory of Economic Growth, partly because the fist book is philosophical while the second is operational, but mainly because I had not yet had experience of most of the problems discussed in the second book while I was writing the first. In order to be comprehensive the second book would need the extensive discussion of economic institutions and their improvement which appears in the first, but I have resisted the temptation to repeat myself, since most readers of this book will also access to the earlier one
The evolution of the international economic order by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 916 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The principles of economic planning: a study prepared for the Fabian Society by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
86 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussing the problems arising from a mixed economy, Principles of Economic Planning argues for a system of controls that combine and encourage the best features of laissez faire and state planning. Chapters covering the following are included:* Money* Investment* Foreign Trade* Mobility* The Social Control of Business* NationalizationAppendices on economic union and planning in developing countries are also included
Growth and fluctuations, 1870-1913 by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
18 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this title, first published in 1978, Sir Arthur Lewis considers the development of the international economy in the forty years leading up to the First World War, with the adoption of the gold standard, a rapid growth in world trade, the opening up of the continents by the railways, vast emigration from Europe, India and China, and large-scale international investment. The book contrasts the relationship between prices, industrial fluctuations, agricultural output, and the stock of monetary gold, considering both the varying patterns of leading economies and then their net combined effect o
Economic survey, 1919-1939 by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
51 editions published between 1949 and 2003 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lezingen gehouden voor de London school of economics van 1944-1947
Politics in West Africa by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
18 editions published between 1956 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Racial conflict and economic development by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
9 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overhead costs; some essays in economic analysis by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
37 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 518 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Lewis is to be congratulated upon being among the first economists to tackle the tricky subject of controlling the nationalised industries.""Financial Times This book analyses some of the difficulties of costing and price formation that arise out of the existence of overhead costs in nationalised industry. Issues such as the law relating to monopoly and the accountability of public enterprise are considered, along with complex questions such as price formation and the problem of policy in public corporations
Tropical development, 1880-1913 by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First Published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
The Theory and experience of economic development : essays in honor of Sir W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume is a collection of original essays written to honor Professor W. Arthur Lewis, 1979 co-winner of the Nobel Prize in economics. The authors, an international group of distinguished scholars, provide new perspectives on many of the most important theoretical and policy questions in economic development. Unified to a rare degree by their approach to the subject of development and by the high quality and rigor of their analysis, the contributors address a varied set of specific issues reflecting Professor Lewis' research interests
Selected economic writings of W. Arthur Lewis by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Taxation for African economic development by Milton C Taylor ( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Perspectives on economic development : essays in the honour of W. Arthur Lewis by T. E Barker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflections on Nigeria's economic growth by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
9 editions published in 1967 in English and French and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attitude to Africa by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
5 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Labour in the West Indies : the birth of a worker's movement by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some aspects of economic development by W. Arthur Lewis ( Book )
10 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Economic theory and development options for the Caribbean : the Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lectures 1996-2005 ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The international monetary system in operation by Wilfried Guth ( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (421)
Chinese (2)
Portuguese (1)
French (1)
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