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By Alessandro Roncaglia

The evolution of financial concept should be traced again from its beginnings in classical antiquity as much as the current day. during this booklet, Professor Alessandro Roncaglia bargains a transparent, concise and up to date model of his award-winning The Wealth of principles, learning the improvement of monetary suggestion via views and debates at the economic system and society through the years. With chapters on well-known monetary theorists, together with William Petty, Karl Marx, and John Maynard Keynes, in addition to on different vital figures and key debates of every interval, Roncaglia seriously evaluates the principles of the marginalist–neoclassical (scarcity–utility) method compared to the Classical–Keynes process. A accomplished advisor to the heritage of monetary notion, this ebook can be of price not just to undergraduate and postgraduate scholars learning financial proposal, but additionally to any readers aspiring to learn how economics has advanced as much as the current day.

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