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The foundations of institutional economics

Author: K William Kapp; Sebastian Berger; Rolf Steppacher
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2011.
Series: Routledge advances in heterodox economics, 13.
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K. William Kapp was one of the leading 20th century institutionalists and this volume presents his analysis of the foundations of institutional economics. It represents a major reappraisal of Kapp's  Read more...

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Named Person: Karl William Kapp
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K William Kapp; Sebastian Berger; Rolf Steppacher
ISBN: 9780415586559 0415586550 9781138799547 1138799548 9780203827864 0203827864
OCLC Number: 667213121
Description: xii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Editorial Introduction 1. Introduction: The Lasting and Increasing Relevance of Institutional Economics 2. Institutional Economics and Conventional Economic Theory 3. The Intellectual Antecedents of Institutional Economics 4. The Nature and Meaning of Institutions: Towards a Theory of Institutional Change 5. The Institutional Theory of Human Conduct and Economic Behavior 6. Towards a Theory of Human Needs and Social Minima 7. The Institutional Concept of Capital and the Process of Capital Formation 8. The Interaction between Technology and Business Enterprise 9. Technology II 10. The Multi-Sector Economy and the Theory of Economic Domination. Appendix A: Substantive vs. Formal Rationality: Environmental Indicators as Indicators of Social Use Values. Appendix B: The Central Hypothesis of Institutional Economics: Circular and Cumulative Causation. Appendix C: Institutionalism and the Price System: The Problem of Social Costs. Appendix D: Environment and Technology: New Frontiers for the Social and Natural Sciences. Appendix E: Science and Technology in the Light of Institutional Analysis: Governmental Furtherance of Environmentally Sound Technologies as a Focus of Research and Environmental Policies. Appendix F: Social Economics and Social Welfare Minima. Appendix G: In Defense of Institutional Economics. Appendix H: Alternative Introductions. Appendix I: Project Outline "American Institutionalism: The System of Economic Analysis of Veblen and his Followers"
Series Title: Routledge advances in heterodox economics, 13.
Responsibility: K. William Kapp ; edited by Sebastian Berger and Rolf Steppacher.

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