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˜Theœ first serious optimist Ian Kumekawa.

Author: Ian Kumekawa
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University press.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Kumekawa
ISBN: 9780691163482 0691163480 9781400885206 1400885205
OCLC Number: 1030598859
Notes: Bibliogr. p. 293-320.
Description: 1 Online ressource (x-332 p.) : illustrations
Contents: Acknowledgments ix Introduction History and Economics 1 1 Beginnings 8 2 Ethics, Politics, and Science 34 3 Bearing Fruit as Well as Light: Pigou's Welfare Economics 61 4 War, Peace, and Disillusionment 83 5 Retreat to the Ivory Tower 111 6 Paradigms Lost 130 7 Another War and a Fresh Start 172 8 To "Really Do a Little Good:" A Redemptive Conclusion 194 Epilogue 208 Notes 213 Bibliography 293 Index 321
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"[A] fascinating intellectual biography . . . . it is very well researched and the result is a truly enjoyable read."---Maxime Desmarais-Tremblay, History of Economics Ideas "Co-Winner of the 2018 Read more...

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