Shopping Cart : 0 Items
 
Home    Books    A History Of Economics - The Past As The Present
A History Of Economics - The Past As The Present
A History Of Economics - The Past As The Present
 
Write a Review
Author : John Kenneth Galbraith
Publisher : Penguin Books
ISBN# : 0-14-015395-0
Pages : 324
Price :INR 888
Offer Price:INR 790
 
Out of Stock - On Order
Buy
 
Book Description
Yet economic ideas are very much a product of their time and place. If we are to understand modern economics, we can do so only through an understanding of its past, including the powerful and vested interest that muddled the theories to their financial advantage. This is the message of John Kenneth Galbraith`s brilliant account of the history of economics. From Aristotle`s ethical judgments on slavery and usury, through the pre-Revolutionary French Philosophers in Defence of agriculture, Adam smith on early capitalism and Marx`s reaction to it, the birth of the welfare state, the Keynesian Revolution and on to the controversial ideas of Milton Friedman, this book puts economists and their ideas securely in the life of their times. Most important, it shows how some of those ideas shape not only our present but our future too.
 
DISCLAIMER
  • The book summary and image may vary as per the binding and edition available of the same title.
  • Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily have read or bought the book.
  • These books are not available for reading online from this website or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
  • Price can change or vary due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.
  • The presently available edition will only be supplied at the present best possible price.
Hot Sellers
  • Exit West
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • The Land of Stories: The Wishi...
    INR 499
    INR 444
  • How the BJP wins: Inside India...
    INR 399
    INR 355
  • Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
    INR 799
    INR 711
  • How India Sees the World: Kaut...
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • The Greatest Urdu Stories Ever Told
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • The World’s Worst Children - 2
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • Remnants of a Separation: A Hi...
    INR 799
    INR 711
  • The Golden House
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • National Geographic Kids Alman...
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • I Do What I Do
    INR 699
    INR 622
  • A Legacy of Spies
    INR 599
    INR 533
  • Alex Rider 11: Never Say Die
    INR 399
    INR 355
  • Evolving with Subramanian Swam...
    INR 699
    INR 622