Economic Theory and Globalization
by
 
Hoerber, Thomas. editor.

Title
Economic Theory and Globalization

Author
Hoerber, Thomas. editor.

ISBN
9783030238247

Edition
1st ed. 2019.

Physical Description
XV, 262 p. 3 illus., 1 illus. in color. online resource.

Contents
Chapter 1: Introduction; Thomas Hoerber, Alain Anquetil -- Chapter 2: The Social Liberalism of John Stuart Mill; Alain Anquetil -- Chapter 3: Karl Marx's Communism and Critique of Capital; Paul Prew -- Chapter 4: Edmund Burke's Liberalism; Thomas Hoerber -- Chapter 5: The free Liberalism of Adam Smith; Alain Anquetil -- Chapter 6: Economic Cycles by Josef Schumpeter; Assen Slim -- Chapter 7: The Bancor and International Trade Possibilities of John Maynard; David Rees -- Chapter 8: The roots of neo-liberalism in Friedrich von Hayek; Thomas Hoerber -- Chapter 9: Elinor Ostrom or the Revolution of the Commons; Fanny Verrax -- Chapter 10: The Ecological Economy of Georgescu Roegen; Gabriel Weber, Ignazio Cabras -- Chapter 11: Conclusion; Alain Anquetil, Thomas Hoerber. .

Abstract
What do the economic theories of thought-leaders in economics, such as Smith, Keynes, Marx and Schumpeter, tell us about globalisation in the twenty-first century? Great economic theories have provided a narrative of how society should work in all its aspects, and can offer renewed usefulness for today's society. Each economic theory is presented for easy access, readability and simplicity; explaining the criticism a particular theory poses against its own contemporary environment, such as the poverty produced by Manchester capitalism in Marx, and then applying those historical lessons to our current time. Should some economic theories be left sitting on a shelf, safely without any impact on us, or do some great economic ideas still have something to contribute to the grand quest for a more just society in its many interpretations?

Subject Term
Economic history.
 
Economic theory.
 
Evolutionary economics.
 
History of Economic Thought/Methodology. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/W28000
 
Economic Theory/Quantitative Economics/Mathematical Methods. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/W29000
 
Institutional/Evolutionary Economics. http://scigraph.springernature.com/things/product-market-codes/W53010

Added Author
Hoerber, Thomas.
 
Anquetil, Alain.

Added Corporate Author
SpringerLink (Online service)

Electronic Access
https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-23824-7


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