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The Resource From economic man to economic system : essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism, Harold Demsetz

From economic man to economic system : essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism, Harold Demsetz

Label
From economic man to economic system : essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism
Title
From economic man to economic system
Title remainder
essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism
Statement of responsibility
Harold Demsetz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1930-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Demsetz, Harold
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Capitalism
  • Economic man
Label
From economic man to economic system : essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism, Harold Demsetz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index
Contents
Introduction. About These Essays -- On Self-Interest -- 1. Where Economic Man Dwells -- 2. Protecting You from Yourself -- 3. Rescuing Economic Man from the Selfish Gene -- 4. Economic Man's Escape from Malthus's Population Trap -- Capitalism and Its Institutions -- 5. The Late Arrival of Capitalism -- App. On the Theory of Private Ownership -- 6. Ownership and Exchange -- 7. Reinterpreting the Externality Problem -- 8. Firms and Households as Substitutes -- 9. The Contrast Between Firms and Political Parties -- 10. The Public Corporation: Its Ownership and Control -- 11. Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries
Control code
12518125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 189 p.
Isbn
9780521509978
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008008955
System control number
(BNAtoc) 2008008955
Label
From economic man to economic system : essays on human behavior and the institutions of capitalism, Harold Demsetz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index
Contents
Introduction. About These Essays -- On Self-Interest -- 1. Where Economic Man Dwells -- 2. Protecting You from Yourself -- 3. Rescuing Economic Man from the Selfish Gene -- 4. Economic Man's Escape from Malthus's Population Trap -- Capitalism and Its Institutions -- 5. The Late Arrival of Capitalism -- App. On the Theory of Private Ownership -- 6. Ownership and Exchange -- 7. Reinterpreting the Externality Problem -- 8. Firms and Households as Substitutes -- 9. The Contrast Between Firms and Political Parties -- 10. The Public Corporation: Its Ownership and Control -- 11. Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries
Control code
12518125
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 189 p.
Isbn
9780521509978
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008008955
System control number
(BNAtoc) 2008008955

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