Logo

The Secret Sins of Economics

Large book cover: The Secret Sins of Economics

The Secret Sins of Economics
by

Publisher: Prickly Paradigm Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0971757534
Number of pages: 58

Description:
In this pamphlet, McCloskey reveals what she sees as the secret sins of economics (there are two) that no one will discuss. In her view, these sins cripple economics as a scientific enterprise. She writes with passion and an unusually wide scope.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(150KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Lecture Notes for EconomicsLecture Notes for Economics
by
These are the lecture notes on pricing, mechanism design, and agency at the Ph.D. level. This text is intended to supplement the lectures and other materials for the first half of Economics 201b at the University of California, Berkeley.
(10664 views)
Book cover: Industrial Organization, a Contract Based approachIndustrial Organization, a Contract Based approach
by - Lulu.com
The book offers an extensive and up-to-date panorama of Industrial Organization aimed at advanced undergraduates. The analysis of market interactions, business strategies and public policy is performed using the now standard framework of game theory.
(5160 views)
Book cover: Economic Concepts: Ancient and ModernEconomic Concepts: Ancient and Modern
by - Smashwords
This collection of articles gives a broad idea about economic concepts of Kautliya's Arthasastra (circa 300 B. C.), Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Classical and Neoclassical Economists, Mahatma Gandhi, John Maynard Keynes and post Keynesian Economists.
(3818 views)
Book cover: Efficiency and Externalities in an Open-Ended UniverseEfficiency and Externalities in an Open-Ended Universe
by - Ludwig von Mises Institute
This important book is a thorough and extensive study, in which Cordato shows that there is no standard by which we can judge efficiency apart from the market standard, and no way to adjudicate property rights apart from exchange relationships.
(7525 views)