Title

A Paradox of Budgets: The Postwar Stabilization of American Neoclassical Demand Theory

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

1998

Publication Title

From Interwar Pluralism to Postwar Neoclassicism

Department

Economics

Abstract

Offers a collection of twelve essays looking at the mechanisms that brought about the shift from pluralism to neoclassicism in American economics. This book discusses such topics as the Social Gospel Movement, general education and graduate study in Chicago economics, the Sherman Antitrust Act, and changes in American monetary thought.