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International Economic Association Series

Institutional Change and Economic Behaviour

Editors: Kornai, J., Mátyás, L., Roland, G. (Eds.)

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This book explores institutional change and economic behaviour by examining the transition process in the former socialist countries that joined the EU in 2004, looking at the growth occurring in China, offering a historical perspective on economic underdevelopment in the Middle East, and discussing the neo-classical paradigm.

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PHILIPPE AGHION Harvard University, USA MASAHIKO AOKI Stanford University, USA KEN BINMORE University College London, UK HERBERT GINTIS University of Massachusetts, USA; Sante Fe Institute, USA GEOFFREY M. HODGSON University of Hertfordshire Business School, UK THORBJØRN KNUDSEN University of Southern Denmark, Denmark TIMUR KURAN University of Tokyo, Japan EDMUND S. PHELPS Cornell University, USA YINGYI QIAN University of California, Berkeley, USA JOE SWIERZBINSKI University of Aberdeen Business School, UK JINGLIAN WU Development Research Center, Beijing, China; China-Europe International Business School, Shanghai, China

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • The Great Transformation of Central Eastern Europe: Success and Disappointment

    Kornai, János

    Pages 1-37

  • Transformation in China

    Yingyi, Qian (et al.)

    Pages 38-63

  • Institutional Causes of Economic Underdevelopment in the Middle East: a Historical Perspective

    Kuran, Timur

    Pages 64-76

  • Understanding the Great Changes in the World: Gaining Ground and Losing Ground since World War II

    Phelps, Edmund S.

    Pages 77-98

  • The Schumpeterian Approach to Education and Growth

    Aghion, Philippe

    Pages 99-112

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eBook $109.00
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Hardcover $140.00
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Softcover $135.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Institutional Change and Economic Behaviour
Editors
  • J. Kornai
  • L. Mátyás
  • G. Roland
Series Title
International Economic Association Series
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-58342-9
DOI
10.1057/9780230583429
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-54698-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-36127-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 223
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