History of Economic Thought

    Understanding how economists conceived of the economy and of economic problems in different periods and settings allows current economists to resurrect valuable theoretical insights. These inform a new economic thinking that responds to the challenges of our own time.

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    Paul Samuelson, Women and the History of Economics (Part 1)

    Paul Samuelson was notorious for many things, but also, like Marshall, for spending most of his academic life in the same institution. Read more

    A new K-hero

    I was not in Bretton Woods this week. I followed the event through the videos posted on the INET website and the exhilarating and exhausting experience of Benjamin, Floris and Tiago. Read more