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The Resource Sufficient reason : volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions, Daniel W. Bromley

Sufficient reason : volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions, Daniel W. Bromley

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Sufficient reason : volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions
Title
Sufficient reason
Title remainder
volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions
Statement of responsibility
Daniel W. Bromley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the standard analysis of economic institutions--which include social conventions, the working rules of an economy, and entitlement regimes (property relations)--economists invoke the same theories they use when analyzing individual behavior. In this profoundly innovative book, Daniel Bromley challenges these theories, arguing instead for "volitional pragmatism" as a plausible way of thinking about the evolution of economic institutions. Economies are always in the process of becoming. Here is a theory of how they become. Bromley argues that standard economic accounts see institutions as mer
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N$T
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1940-
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Bromley, Daniel W.
Dewey number
330.1552
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB72
LC item number
.B76 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Economics
  • Institutional economics
  • Economic policy
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic policy
  • Economics
  • Institutional economics
  • Institutionenökonomie
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Sufficient reason : volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions, Daniel W. Bromley
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; PRELUDE; CHAPTER ONE: Prospective Volition; CHAPTER TWO: The Task at Hand; PART ONE: On Economic Institutions; PART TWO: Volitional Pragmatism; PART THREE: Volitional Pragmatism at Work; Bibliography; Index
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732317476
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1 online resource (x, 244 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400832637
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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22573/ctt10p3w
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732317476
Label
Sufficient reason : volitional pragmatism and the meaning of economic institutions, Daniel W. Bromley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-233) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; PRELUDE; CHAPTER ONE: Prospective Volition; CHAPTER TWO: The Task at Hand; PART ONE: On Economic Institutions; PART TWO: Volitional Pragmatism; PART THREE: Volitional Pragmatism at Work; Bibliography; Index
Control code
732317476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400832637
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt10p3w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)732317476

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