Paper $38.95 ISBN: 9781848139923 Published September 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848139930 Published September 2011 For sale in North and South America only

Debunking Economics - Revised and Expanded Edition

The Naked Emperor Dethroned?

Steve Keen

Debunking Economics - Revised and Expanded Edition

Steve Keen

Distributed for Zed Books

496 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $38.95 ISBN: 9781848139923 Published September 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $134.95 ISBN: 9781848139930 Published September 2011 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Preface to the first edition
1. Predicting the 'unpredictable2
2. No more Mr. Nice guy

Part 1: Foundations
The logical flaws in the key concepts of conventional economics
3. The calculations of hedonism
4. Size does matter
5. The price of everything
6. To each according to his contribution

Part 2: Complexities
Issues that should form part of an education in economics, but which are omitted from standard courses
7. The holy war over capital
8. There is madness in their method
9. Let’s do the Time Warp again
10. Why they didn’t see it coming
11. The price is not right
12. Misunderstanding the Great Depression and the Great Recession

Part 3: Alternatives
Different ways to think about economics
13. Why I did see ‘It’ coming
14. A Monetary Model of Capitalism
15. Why stock markets crash
16. Don’t shoot me, I’m only the piano
17. Nothing to lose but their minds
18. There are alternatives

References
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