Essays in the Reconstruction of Political Economy
Author(s) : Amit Bhaduri ,
Region : World | Language : English | Product Binding : Hardbound | Year : 2010
ISBN : 9789350020586
INR : 495.00
A distinguished economic theorist of international fame, Amit Bhaduri stands out for challenging consistently the conventional wisdom of mainstream economics. Through his innovative research he has shown systematically how the postulates of individual rationality and methodological individualism of economic orthodoxy ignore the role of power which should be the centre piece of economic analysis. Fifteen less technical of his essays, written over the last three decades and collected in this volume, give a flavour of how political economy is shaped by power in a historical process. Often basing on the macroeconomic tradition of Marx, Kalecki and Keynes, and combining it with his own field observations as an activist-researcher, these essays indicate the way in which political economy can be fruitfully reformulated.
HOW REVOLUTIONARY WERE THE BOURGEOIS REVOLUTIONS?
Neil Davidson ,
Customs in Common
E P Thompson ,
Howard Zinn Speaks: Collected Speeches 1963-2009
Anthony Arnove ,
Lineages of Revolt: Issues of Contemporary Capitalism in the Middle East
Adam Hanieh ,
Alexandra Kollontai: A Biography
Cathy Porter ,