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Pioneers of industrial organization : how the economics of competition and monopoly took shape

Author: H W de Jong; William G Shepherd
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Includes entries on the major figures in both Europe and North America. This work also reveals how public policies such as antitrust and regulation - and deregulation since the 1970s - can promote, or impede economic results and progress. It features the intellectual pioneers, the theories and policies, and the debates, in all their variety.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pioneers of industrial organization.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2007
(DLC) 2006021904
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H W de Jong; William G Shepherd
ISBN: 9781847206961 1847206964 128321735X 9781283217354
OCLC Number: 180222904
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 309 pages)
Contents: Introduction to the pioneers and the issues / William G. Shepherd and Henry W. de Jong --
Part I. Market Theory and its Pioneers In Europe --
Introduction to market theory and its European pioneers / Henry W. de Jong --
Market theory in Europe / Henry W. de Jong --
Adam Smith (1723-1790) / Henry W. de Jong --
Economists from the German language area (nineteenth and twentieth centuries) / Henry W. de Jong --
Heinrich von Stackelberg (1905-1946) / Peter Oberender and Thomas Rudolf --
Ernst Heusz(1922- ) / Peter Oberender and Thomas Rudolf --
Erich Hoppmann (1923- ) / Peter Oberender and Thomas Rudolf --
Erhard Kantzenbach (1931- ) / Peter Oberender and Thomas Rudolf --
Market theory in the Low Countries / Henry W. de Jong --
Henk Wilm Lambers (1916-2004) / Henry W. de Jong --
French political economy about industrial matters / Jacques De Bandt --
Jean-Baptiste Say (1767-1832) / Jacques De Bandt --
Francois Perroux (1903-1987) / Jacques De Bandt --
Industrial economics in Italy / Patrizio Bianchi --
The contributions of three English economists to the development of industrial economics / Michael A. Utton --
Alfred Marshall (1842-1924) / Henry W. de Jong --
Industrial economics in Scandinavia, 1880-1980 / Nicolai J. Foss and Peter Mollgaard --
Part II. Pioneers of the Field in the USA and Canada --
Introduction to the pioneers in North America / William G. Shepherd --
Section 1. Individual pioneers in the USA and Canada --
To the 1930s --
Charles Ellet Jr. / F.M. Scherer --
Henry Carter Adams / Harry M. Trebing --
John Bates Clark / John Howard Brown --
Jeremiah Whipple Jenks / John Howard Brown --
John Maurice Clark / William L. Baldwin --
George Ward Stocking / Willard F. Mueller --
Martin G. Glaeser / Harry M. Trebing --
The 1930s --
Gardiner C. Means / John Howard Brown --
Edward Hastings Chamberlin / William L. Baldwin --
James C. Bonbright / Harry M. Trebing --
Harold Hotelling / John Howard Brown --
Edward S. Mason / William G. Shepherd --
The 1940s and 1950s --
Joseph A. Schumpeter / F.M. Scherer --
Morris A. Adelman / William G. Shepherd --
John Kenneth Galbraith / William G. Shepherd --
Alfred E. Kahn / William G. Shepherd --
Walter Adams / James A. Brock --
Joe S. Bain / Richard E. Caves --
Willard Fritz Mueller / Bruce Marion --
Carl Kaysen / William G. Shepherd --
Donald F. Turner / William G. Shepherd --
George Joseph Stigler / Sam Peltzman --
William Jack Baumol / Stephen Martin --
John Robert Meyer / John C. Spychalski --
The 1960s to the mid-1980s --
Richard E. Caves / William S. Comanor --
Leland L. Johnson / William G. Shepherd --
Leonard W. Weiss / F.M. Scherer --
Jacob Schmookler / F.M. Scherer --
Frederic M. Scherer / John E. Kwoka --
William G. Shepherd / John Howard Brown --
Harvey J. Leibenstein / William G. Shepherd --
William S. Comanor / William G. Shepherd --
Oliver E. Williamson / William G. Shepherd --
Harold Demsetz / William G. Shepherd --
Paul W. MacAvoy / William G. Shepherd --
Harry M. Trebing / William G. Shepherd --
Dennis Cary Mueller / Stephen Martin --
Roger G. Noll / William G. Shepherd --
Sam Peltzman / William G. Shepherd --
Richard Schmalensee / William G. Shepherd --
A. Michael Spence / F.M. Scherer --
Robert D. Willig / William G. Shepherd --
Joseph E. Stiglitz / F.M. Scherer.
Responsibility: edited by Henry W. de Jong, William G. Shepherd.
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