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Title Economic theory by Taussig, Young, and Carver at Harvard [electronic resource] / edited by Marianne Johnson, Warren J. Samuels.

Imprint Bingley, U.K. : Emerald, 2010.

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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (190 pages) : illustrations.
Series Research in the history of economic thought and methodology, 0743-4154 ; v. 28-C
Research in the history of economic thought and methodology ; v. 28-C.
Contents pt. 1. Correspondence between Frank H. Knight, Walter B. Smith, and F. Taylor Ostrander / Warren J. Samuels -- pt. 2. Maurice Beck Hexter's notes from Harvard University, 1921-1922 / Marianne Johnson, Warren J. Samuels.
Summary This volume of Research in the History of Economic Thought and Methodology offers a unique insight into early American economic theory. The notes reproduced in this volume were taken by a student, Maurice Beck Hexter, in Economics 11-12, "Economic Theory," given by Frank William Taussig at Harvard during the academic year 1921-1922. Taken together they represent the height of economic theory being taught in graduate programs in the United States during this period. Accompanying the notes are additional essays on how these notes relate to broader economic thinking of this period, providing a comparison between the Harvard viewpoint and that of previously published presentations of economic theory at the University of Chicago and the University of Wisconsin.
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Subject Taussig, F. W. (Frank William), 1859-1940.
Young, Allyn Abbott, 1876-1929.
Carver, Thomas Nixon, 1865-1961.
Hexter, Maurice Beck, 1891-1990.
Carver, Thomas Nixon, 1865-1961
Hexter, Maurice Beck, 1891-1990
Taussig, F. W. (Frank William), 1859-1940
Young, Allyn Abbott, 1876-1929
Economics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Economics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States -- History -- Sources.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History.
Sources.
Added Author Johnson, Marianne F. (Marianne Frances)
Samuels, Warren J., 1933-
Other Form: Print version: Economic theory by Taussig, Young, and Carver at Harvard. 1st ed. Bingley : Emerald, 2010 9780857240637 (OCoLC)515436533
ISBN 9780857240644 (electronic bk.)
0857240641 (electronic bk.)
9780857240637
0857240633