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IIPPE launchs at HM

4pm, 7th November 2008, Khalili Lecture Theatre, SOAS Russell Square We are delighted to launch IIPPE formally at the Historical Materialism Annual Conference, 7-9th November 2008 at SOAS, University of London. The official launch will take place at 4pm on the 7th November in the Khalili Lecture Theatre and will be followed by a joint reception with the Isaac Deutscher Memorial Prize.

From Political Economy to Economics: Method, the social and the historical in the evolution of economic theory

Dimitris Milonakis, University of Crete, Greece, Ben Fine, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, UK PDF Economics has become a monolithic science, variously described as formalistic and autistic with neoclassical orthodoxy reigning supreme. So argue Dimitris Milonakis and Ben Fine in this new major work of critical recollection. The authors show how economics was once rich, diverse, multidimensional and pluralistic, and unravel the processes that lead to orthodoxy’s current predicament. The book details how political economy became economics through the desocialisation and the dehistoricisation of the ...