Public Choice Analyses of American Economic History

This book is the third installment in a series of volumes looking at episodes in American economic history from a public choice perspective. Each chapter discusses citizens, special interests, and government officials responding to economic incentives in both markets and politics. In doing so, the book provides fresh insights into important periods of American history, from the Rhode Island’s 1788 Referendum on the U.S. Constitution and the political influence of women’s clubs in the United States. The volume features economic historians such as Ruth Wallis Herndon, junior public choice scholars such as Jayme Lemke and Leo Krasnozhon, and political scientists such as Michael Faber. This volume will be useful for researchers and students interested in economics, history, political science, economic history, public choice, and political economy.

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  • Author : Joshua Hall
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Pages : 206 pages
  • ISBN : 3030113132
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Public Choice Analyses of American Economic History

Public Choice Analyses of American Economic History
  • Author : Joshua Hall,Marcus Witcher
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 25 January 2019
GET THIS BOOKPublic Choice Analyses of American Economic History

This book is the third installment in a series of volumes looking at episodes in American economic history from a public choice perspective. Each chapter discusses citizens, special interests, and government officials responding to economic incentives in both markets and politics. In doing so, the book provides fresh insights into important periods of American history, from the Rhode Island’s 1788 Referendum on the U.S. Constitution and the political influence of women’s clubs in the United States. The volume

An Economic History of the United States

An Economic History of the United States
  • Author : Ronald Seavoy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 October 2013
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An Economic History of the United States is an accessible and informative survey designed for undergraduate courses on American economic history. The book spans from 1607 to the modern age and presents a documented history of how the American economy has propelled the nation into a position of world leadership. Noted economic historian Ronald E. Seavoy covers nearly 400 years of economic history, beginning with the commercialization of agriculture in the pre-colonial era, through the development of banks and industrialization in the

Americana

Americana
  • Author : Bhu Srinivasan
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 26 September 2017
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An absorbing and original narrative history of American capitalism NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2017 BY THE ECONOMIST From the days of the Mayflower and the Virginia Company, America has been a place for people to dream, invent, build, tinker, and bet the farm in pursuit of a better life. Americana takes us on a four-hundred-year journey of this spirit of innovation and ambition through a series of Next Big Things -- the inventions, techniques, and industries that drove American history

The American Economic History Reader

The American Economic History Reader
  • Author : John William Malsberger,James N. Marshall
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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Economics as a discipline often relies on abstract theories and formulas to explain the functions of national economies. The American Economic History Reader: Documents and Readings is a collection of primary documents and previously-published essays illustrating the practical applications of these theories in real life, showing how and why the American economy developed as it did. It identifies and explains some of the key questions in economic history, as well as documents some of the leading voices in the discipline.

Land of Promise

Land of Promise
  • Author : Michael Lind
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 17 April 2012
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A sweeping and original work of economic history by Michael Lind, one of America’s leading intellectuals, Land of Promise recounts the epic story of America’s rise to become the world’s dominant economy. As ideological free marketers continue to square off against Keynesians in Congress and the press, economic policy remains at the center of political debate. Land of Promise: An Economic History of the United States offers a much-needed historical framework that sheds new light on our

Capitalism in America

Capitalism in America
  • Author : Alan Greenspan,Adrian Wooldridge
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 16 October 2018
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From the legendary former Fed Chairman and the acclaimed Economist writer and historian, the full, epic story of America's evolution from a small patchwork of threadbare colonies to the most powerful engine of wealth and innovation the world has ever seen. Shortlisted for the 2018 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award From even the start of his fabled career, Alan Greenspan was duly famous for his deep understanding of even the most arcane corners of the American

Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History

Strategic Factors in Nineteenth Century American Economic History
  • Author : Claudia Goldin,Hugh Rockoff
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 April 2008
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Offering new research on strategic factors in the development of the nineteenth century American economy—labor, capital, and political structure—the contributors to this volume employ a methodology innovated by Robert W. Fogel, one of the leading pioneers of the "new economic history." Fogel's work is distinguished by the application of economic theory and large-scale quantitative evidence to long-standing historical questions. These sixteen essays reveal, by example, the continuing vitality of Fogel's approach. The authors use an astonishing variety of

Historical Perspectives on the American Economy

Historical Perspectives on the American Economy
  • Author : Robert Whaples,Dianne C. Betts
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 24 June 1995
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The essays included here are the best sellers of American economic history, the articles and chapters that most frequently appear on the syllabi of American economic history courses. Also included are a glossary and an appendix that provide a clear, simple introduction to regressional analysis.

Issues in American Economic History

Issues in American Economic History
  • Author : Roger LeRoy Miller,Robert L. Sexton
  • Publisher : South-Western Pub
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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Enhance your understanding of economics with ISSUES IN AMERICAN ECONOMIC HISTORY! Brief and easy to read, this economics text provides a look at important topics in the development of the American economy. Features such as biographies and issues provide a general introduction to the science of economics and make learning and studying easy.

The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History, vol. 1

The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History, vol. 1
  • Author : Edited by Louis P. Cain,Edited by Price V. Fishback,Edited by Paul W. Rhode
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 June 2018
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American economic history describes the transition of a handful of struggling settlements on the Atlantic seaboard into the nation with the most successful economy in the world today. As the economy has developed, so have the methods used by economic historians to analyze the process. Interest in economic history has sharply increased in recent years among the public, policy-makers, and in the academy. The current economic turmoil, calling forth comparisons with the Great Depression of the 1930s, is in part

US Economic History Since 1945

US Economic History Since 1945
  • Author : Michael French,Michael John French,Mike French
  • Publisher : Manchester University Press
  • Release : 24 June 1997
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The period since 1945 has seen the US economy evolve from an expanding consumer society in which affluence was more widely distributed than before, through to the economic challenges of recessions in the 1970s, and 1980's and the competitive challenge from overseas rivals, notably Japan.

The Evolution of Retirement

The Evolution of Retirement
  • Author : Dora L. Costa
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 April 2008
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Winner of the 1998 Paul A. Samuelson Award given by TIAA-CREF, The Evolution of Retirement is the first comprehensive economic history of retirement in America. With life expectancies steadily increasing, the retirement rate of men over age 64 has risen drastically. Dora L. Costa looks at factors underlying this increase and shows the dramatic implications of her findings for both the general public and the U.S. government. Using statistical, and demographic concepts, Costa sheds light on such important topics as rising

American Economic History

American Economic History
  • Author : Jonathan R. T. Hughes,Louis P. Cain
  • Publisher : Addison Wesley Publishing Company
  • Release : 24 June 1998
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The Fifth Edition of American Economic History is preceded by the superb reputation of earlier editions, and of Hughes in particular, known for his writing style. Cain has carefully revised and updated the text while maintaining the elegant writing style. The presentation is nontechnical and rich in economic theory and quantitative techniques.