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The Resource Grand pursuit : the story of economic genius, Sylvia Nasar

Grand pursuit : the story of economic genius, Sylvia Nasar

Label
Grand pursuit : the story of economic genius
Title
Grand pursuit
Title remainder
the story of economic genius
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Nasar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Traces how the works of Charles Dickens and Henry Mayhew reflected the poor majority in mid-nineteenth-century London, citing the achievements of such influential figures as John Maynard Keyes, Paul Samuelson, and Amartya Sen
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nasar, Sylvia
Dewey number
330.15092/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HB75
LC item number
.N347 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Economists
  • Economic history
Label
Grand pursuit : the story of economic genius, Sylvia Nasar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Perfectly new: Engels and Karl Marx in the age of miracles -- Must there be a proletariat? Marshall's patron saint -- Miss Potter's profession: Webb and the housekeeping state -- Cross of gold: Fisher and the money illusion -- Creative destruction: Schumpeter and economic evolution -- The last days of mankind: Schumpeter in Vienna -- Europe is dying : Keynes at Versailles -- The joyless street: Schumpeter and Hayek in Vienna -- Immaterial devices of the mind: Keynes and Fisher in the 1920s -- Magneto trouble: Keynes and Fischer in the Great Depression -- Experiments: Webb and Robinson in the 1930s -- Economists' war: Keynes and Friedman at the Treasury -- Exile: Schumpeter and Hayek in WWII -- Past and future: Keynes at Bretton Woods -- Road from serfdom: Hayek and the German miracle -- Instruments of mastery: Samuelson goes to Washington -- Grand illusion: Robinson in Moscow and Beijing -- Tryst with destiny: Sen in Calcutta and Cambridge
Control code
1278523
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
xv, 558 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780684872995
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011024751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1278523
  • (OCoLC)646113144
Label
Grand pursuit : the story of economic genius, Sylvia Nasar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Perfectly new: Engels and Karl Marx in the age of miracles -- Must there be a proletariat? Marshall's patron saint -- Miss Potter's profession: Webb and the housekeeping state -- Cross of gold: Fisher and the money illusion -- Creative destruction: Schumpeter and economic evolution -- The last days of mankind: Schumpeter in Vienna -- Europe is dying : Keynes at Versailles -- The joyless street: Schumpeter and Hayek in Vienna -- Immaterial devices of the mind: Keynes and Fisher in the 1920s -- Magneto trouble: Keynes and Fischer in the Great Depression -- Experiments: Webb and Robinson in the 1930s -- Economists' war: Keynes and Friedman at the Treasury -- Exile: Schumpeter and Hayek in WWII -- Past and future: Keynes at Bretton Woods -- Road from serfdom: Hayek and the German miracle -- Instruments of mastery: Samuelson goes to Washington -- Grand illusion: Robinson in Moscow and Beijing -- Tryst with destiny: Sen in Calcutta and Cambridge
Control code
1278523
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition
Extent
xv, 558 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780684872995
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011024751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1278523
  • (OCoLC)646113144

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