New Institutionalism, Old Institutionalism, and Distribution Theory

Colander, David
June 1996
Journal of Economic Issues (Association for Evolutionary Economi;Jun96, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p433
Academic Journal
Focuses on the distinctions between institutional and neoclassical economics. The institutional cause of the demise of institutional economics; Models of the economy; Role of mathematics in economics; Modern developments in complex mathematics; Distribution theory and the new mathematical institutionalism.


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