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The hesitant hand: taming self-interest in the history of economic ideas 1 edition

The hesitant hand
Steven G. Medema

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The hesitant hand
taming self-interest in the history of economic ideas
Steven G. Medema.

Published 2009 by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Adam Smith and his ancestors
Harnessing self-interest: Mill, Sidgwick, and the evolution of the theory of market failure
Marginalizing the market: Marshall, Pigou, and the Pigovian tradition
Marginalizing government I: from La Scienza delle Finanze to Wicksell
Coase's challenge
Marginalizing government II: the rise of public choice analysis
Legal fiction: the Coase theorem and the evolution of law and economics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HB95 .M43 2009

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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