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Murphy, Antoin E.

Overview
Works: 43 works in 219 publications in 3 languages and 4,879 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Essays 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Commentator for written text, Contributor
Classifications: HC260.5, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Antoin E Murphy
Richard Cantillon, entrepreneur and economist by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

34 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and French and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Richard Cantillon, 18th century banker and economist who became one of Europe's wealthiest men. The author discusses Cantillon's theories and shows how his career helps to explain such things as the nature of Europe's first stock exchange booms and the South Sea Bubble
The genesis of macroeconomics : new ideas from Sir William Petty to Henry Thornton by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This is a book about the discovery of macroeconomic ideas and concepts long before the term macroeconomics had been coined. The cast of authors varies from doctors and physicians (Sir William Petty and Francois Quesnay), to philosophers (David Hume and Adam Smith), to bankers (Richard Cantillon and Henry Thornton) to Prime Ministers of France (John Law and Anne Robert Jacques Turgot). These authors had very rich and varied careers and the book invites readers to imagine specific moments in their careers that influenced both their lives and their writings. Building on these events the contributions of each author are outlined and discussed. Examination of their writings show that by the start of the nineteenth century they had left a rich legacy of macroeconomics ranging from the analysis and measurement of national income, the depiction of the circular flow of income, the debate on the role of money in the economy, the way to model the economy, the importance of labour, land and capital, the role of entrepreneurship, the Central Bank as a lender of last resort, and much more."--Jacket
John Law : economic theorist and policy-maker by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Law (1671-1729) is most widely known outside economics as a rake, duellist and gambler. This biography shows him to have been a significant economic theorist when economic conceptualization was very much at an embryonic stage. It also explains his ultimate failure
Economists and the Irish economy from the eighteenth century to the present day( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of the Celtic Tiger : Ireland and the Euro debt crisis by Donal Donovan( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"By 2000, Ireland had achieved a remarkable macroeconomic performance producing 10% economic growth, a budget surplus, and a very low debt to GDP ratio. Emigration had disappeared and there was significant immigration from Eastern Europe. By November 2010, economic growth was significantly negative, the budget deficit was out of control and the debt to GDP ratio had risen to over 100%. In an unprecedented development, Ireland was forced to apply for an emergency bail-out package from the Troika (European Commission, European Central Bank, and the International Monetary Fund). This book examines how the Celtic Tiger, a high growth performing economy, fell into a macroeconomic abyss. It is a story that shows how the Irish economy moved from a property market crisis to a banking crisis and fiscal crisis, and how these three crises produced a fourth crisis, the massive financial crisis of 2010. Against the backdrop of the newly created Eurozone, the book demonstrates the way in which a housing boom was transformed into a property market bubble through excessive credit creation. Accompanying the property market bubble buoyant property related taxes enabled a profligate government to over spend and under tax. Few, both in Ireland or Europe, recognised the danger signals because the prevailing economic ideology suggested that financial markets could self-regulate. The book analyses the roles of banks, builders, developers, regulators (the EU, the ECB, the Central Bank of Ireland, and the Irish Financial Regulator), economists, the media, and a property driven populace during the various unfolding stages of the downfall of the Celtic Tiger. It pays particular attention to the decisions to provide a highly controversial comprehensive guarantee for the covered Irish banks and the events that left the government with no alternative but to request a bail out. It considers throughout two questions: who or what was responsible for what happened and in what sense? Could actions have been taken at various stages to prevent the final recourse to the bail out? Finally, the book addresses the future of the Celtic Tiger and discusses the impact of measures to help resolve the current Euro debt crisis as well as the underlying lessons to be learned from this traumatic period in Ireland's economic and financial history."--Publisher's website
Contributions to the history of economic thought : essays in honour of R.D.C. Black by R. D. Collison Black( Book )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing inspiration from the life and work of R.D.C. Black, formerly Professor of Economics at Queen's University Belfast, this book will be of essential interest to any serious scholar of economic thought
John Law : économiste et homme d'État by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in French and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monetary theory, 1601-1758 by Ann E Murphy( Book )

14 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This six-volume set contains the writings of the earliest pioneers of monetary theory. It contains some 28 texts, beginning with Gerard de Maynes' "A Treatise of the Canker of England's Common Wealth" (1601) and ending with Joseph Harris' "An Essay on Money and Coins" (1757/58)
Histoire du système de John Law, 1716-1720 by Dutot( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Law's 'Essay on a land bank' by John Law( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 'Celtic Tiger' : an analysis of Ireland's economic growth performance by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

11 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corporate ownership in France : the importance of history by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This paper attempts to show the importance of history in influencing the structure of corporate ownership in France. The strong concentration of family ownership in France is traced to historical weaknesses in the money and capital markets that forced families to have recourse to self-financing. The weaknesses in the money and capital markets were greatly influenced by two eighteenth century financial traumas arising from John Law's Mississippi System (1716-20) and the financing of the French Revolution through the issue of the assignats in the 1790s.These financial traumas delayed significantly the emergence of banks and the capital market. Further historical factors influencing French corporate ownership were the changes in the inheritance law system at the start of the nineteenth century and, more recently, the emphasis on a pay-as-you-go pension system
Histoire du systême de John Law, 1716-1720 : publication intégrale du manuscrit inédit de Poitiers by Dutot( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in French and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Law : Ökonom und Visionär by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economics for Irish students by Antoin E Murphy( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Incorporates the 1980 changes in the Leaving Certificate syllabus in economics
Crises financières : les leçons de l'histoire( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monetary theory : 1601-1758( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monetary theory : 1601-1758( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monetary theory : 1601-1758( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monetary theory : 1601-1758( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Richard Cantillon, entrepreneur and economist
Alternative Names
Murphy, Antoin 1946-

Murphy, Antoin E.

Languages
English (156)

French (22)

German (1)

Covers
The genesis of macroeconomics : new ideas from Sir William Petty to Henry ThorntonJohn Law : economic theorist and policy-makerContributions to the history of economic thought : essays in honour of R.D.C. BlackMonetary theory, 1601-1758Monetary theory : 1601-1758Monetary theory : 1601-1758Monetary theory : 1601-1758Monetary theory : 1601-1758