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A Paradox of Budgets: The Postwar Stabilization of American Neoclassical Demand Theory
From Interwar Pluralism to Postwar Neoclassicism
  • D. Wade Hands, University of Puget Sound
  • Philip Mirowski
Document Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
1-1-1998
Department
Economics
Abstract
Offers a collection of twelve essays looking at the mechanisms that brought about the shift from pluralism to neoclassicism in American economics. This book discusses such topics as the Social Gospel Movement, general education and graduate study in Chicago economics, the Sherman Antitrust Act, and changes in American monetary thought.
Citation Information
(with Philip Mirowski) "A Paradox of Budgets: The Postwar Stabilization of American Neoclassical Demand Theory," in From Interwar Pluralism to Postwar Neoclassicism, M. S. Morgan and M. Rutherford (eds.), Duke University Press, 1998, 260-92 [Annual Supplement to Vol. 30 of History of Political Economy].