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On custom in the economy

On custom in the economy

Author: Ekkehart Schlicht
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford Univ. Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
The aim of this work is to re-establish custom in economics, arguing that current economic theorizing largely neglects the customary forces that underpin market exchange. Its second aim is to systematically harmonize the motivational significance of custom with institutional theorizing.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schlicht, Ekkehart, 1945-
On custom in the economy.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford Univ. Press, ©1998
(DLC) 98190993
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ekkehart Schlicht
ISBN: 9780191521911 0191521914 9780191596865 0191596868
OCLC Number: 344100143
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 330 pages) : illustrations
Contents: List of Figures; Introduction; PART I: THE AMALGAM OF CUSTOM; PART II: CUSTOM IN ACTION; PART III: REVIEW; APPENDICES; References; Index.
Responsibility: Ekkehart Schlicht.
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This book seeks to reintroduce the notion of custom in economics by providing a link between market processes, which are much analysed, and customary elements, which have been neglected by economists  Read more...


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