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Against the new economic imperialism: some reflections

Abstract:

Classical political economy recognised that what needed analysing, explaining, and acting on was an economic system inextricably linked to the wider political and social systems. Smith and Ricardo, as well as Marx, saw class and the distribution of income as key. Neoclassical economics replaced these social and collective categories with the individual consumer and the marginal product of labour as the fundamental analytical categories—the "political" having been discarded. Yet even one of th...

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10.1111/1536-7150.00163

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
Department:
Continuing Education
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Institution:
University of Bolzano, Italy
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Institution:
University of Cambridge
Department:
Centre for Business Research
Journal:
American Journal of Economics and Sociology Journal website
Volume:
61
Issue:
1
Pages:
351-365
Publication date:
2002-01-05
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EISSN:
1536-7150
ISSN:
0002-9246
URN:
uuid:bb1811fc-f035-4446-9111-f616d9741f59
Local pid:
ora:2166
Language:
English
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