By Jeff E. Biddle, John B Davis, Steven G Medema
Warren J. Samuels has been a well known determine within the examine of economics within the 20th century. This ebook brings jointly essays through prime students within the parts of economics during which Samuels has made his most crucial contributions: the historical past of monetary concept, monetary technique, and institutional and post-Keynesian economics. This paintings is designed to offer the reader a feeling of the breadth and chances of economics. The essays, all released the following for the 1st time, examine concerns akin to: The institutional constructions that form monetary task and function. the diversity of ways to fiscal analysis. the significance of the historical past of the self-discipline either inherently and for the research of economics within the sleek age. With essays from top students, accrued and brought by way of essentially the most eminent specialists within the box, the paintings is a powerful quantity, and one healthy to honor probably the most well known economists of our age.
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The question of whether Alcibiades means ruling over men who deal with men is raised. ). Alcibiades defines the knowledge appropriate to this rule as “the knowledge of good advice,” and its purpose is the “safety and better management of the city” (126a. ). Socrates’ question follows, “What about a city? What is it that’s present or absent when it’s in a better condition and getting better management and treatment? ). Friendship is defined as both public and private agreement, and illustrated by the relationship between parent and child, brother and brother, and husband and wife.
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Early indications of the concept of political economy before Montchretien in 1615, are suggested in the pseudoAristotelian Oeconomica, but this treatise has no suggestion of the concept of such a profession as that of an economist (Baloglou 1998). In the Alcibiades Major, however, it is specifically stated that a person should recognize the need for training to be successful as an economist, defined with commercial as well as administrative connotations. What is even more striking is that this document was considered an important part of basic education for some 900 years in the Greco-Roman pedagogical tradition.