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Palgrave Macmillan

The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics

ISBN 9780230105690
Publication Date March 2010
Formats Ebook (PDF) Hardcover 
Publisher Palgrave Macmillan

The Economic Crisis and the State of Economics brings together leading economists from a diverse set of backgrounds and presents their take on how economics can explain the current crisis but also how the crisis will affect economic thought.

Robert Skidelsky is Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at the University of Warwick. He is the winner of the Lionel Gelber Prize for International Relations.

Christian Westerlind Wigstrom is a graduate student of philsophy at Merton College, Oxford.

Introduction - Robert Skidelsky * RISK AND UNCERTAINTY IN ECONOMICS * Risk and Uncertainty - Paul Davidson * Lessons from Statistical Finance - Marc Potter * Ambiguity and Economic Activity: Implications for the Current Crises in Credit Markets - Sujoy Mukerji * MACROECONOMICS AND THE CURRENT CRISIS * Macro Theoretical Failures - Charles Goodhart * Hayek: Another Perspective - Meghnad Desai * Globalization and the Current Crisis - Christopher Bliss * Global Imbalances and the Current Crisis - Vijay Joshi * MODELS, METAPHORS, AND MORALS * Knowledge in Economics - John Kay * The Structuring Role of Metaphors and Models - Richard Bronk * The Moral Critique of Economics - Edward Skidelsky


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