TITLE

Schumpeter, Joseph

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Essential Economics;2004, p235
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Joseph Schumpeter, an economist from Austria and an influential political scientist. He worked as an itinerant lawyer and became an academic in 1909. Schumpeter was appointed Austrian minister of finance in 1919, presiding over a period of hyperinflation. He was the first scholar to develop the theories of entrepreneurship.
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26024737

 

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