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This is the 18th century book written by Scottish economist Adam Smith in which he spells out the first modern account of free market economies. Karl Marx This German socialist best known for writing "The Communist Manifesto" (), which led to the creation of a way of economic analysis based on his work (and on his actual name). "This remarkable book should be the standard work for a long time. A true comparative study, it relates the experience of all the main countries (and sometimes others) to a series of key issues that are deftly analyzed and not just described. In addition to the basics--production, consumption, food, finance and organization--the book deals with such famous themes as war as the .
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The Economic Causes of Modern War; [Bakeless, John ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Economic Causes of Modern War. Excerpt from The Economic Causes of Modern War: A Study of the Period, Although I am greatly indebted to these gentlemen for many suggestions of the greatest value, the responsibility both for statements of fact and for conclusions is, of course, entirely my by: The Economic Causes of Modern War: A Study of the Period: Issue 6 of David A.
Wells prize essays David A. Wells prize essays, Williams college, no. 6 Issue 6 of Williams college, David A. Wells prize essays: Author: John Bakeless: Publisher: Department of political science of Williams college, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Feb.
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Open Library. Books by Language Additional Collections. Full text of "The economic causes of modern war; a study of the period: ". The Economic Causes of Robbins' analysis here presented has still a place in the rational discussion of the possible causes of war.
It fits very well the period of history in regard to which the Marxian theories here discussed were originally elaborated. Warfare is the most dangerous threat faced by modern humanity.
It is also one of the key influences that has shaped the politics, economics, and society of modern times. Modern War: A Very Short Introduction - Richard English - Oxford University Press.
We call aggressive nationalism that ideology which makes for modern total war. Aggressive nationalism is the necessary derivative of the policies of intervention and national planning. While laissez faire eliminates the causes of international conflict, socialism and government interference with business create conflicts for which no peaceful solution can be found.
Get this from a library. The economic causes of modern war; a study of the period. [John Bakeless]. The book is a fun and thought-provoking read that's designed to spur armchair economists to take a closer look at how things that may not seem important at all can have a ripple effect where the economy is concerned.
After its publication inthe authors have continued expanding on their microeconomics theories in two other books. A great deal of political and economic theorizing is woven through the book, much of it undiluted nonsense, but the author has really contributed something positive to the question of how capitalist nations reorganize their economies to fit the needs of modern imperialist war.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bakeless, John, Economic causes of modern war. New York, Printed for the Department of political science of Williams college, by Moffat, Yard and Co., The Reasons for Wars – an Updated Survey.
Matthew O. Jackson and Massimo Morelli. Revised: December Forthcoming in the Handbook on the Political Economy of War, edited by Chris Coyne, Elgar Publishing. We thank CEPR for allowing us to organize a workshop on conflict in Switzerland in the months before the deadline for this chapter.
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By Lionel Robbins. No cover image. The Economic Causes of War. By Lionel Robbins. World War I took the United States out of a recession into a month economic boom. Before the war, America had been a debtor nation. After the war, it became a lender, especially to Latin America.
U.S. exports to Europe increased as those countries geared up for war. Later, U.S. spending increased as it prepared to enter the war itself. The best known modern articulation of this hypothesis is Schlesinger, Arthur M. Jr 's “The Causes of the American Civil War: A Note on Historical Sentimentalism,” Partisan Review, XVI ().
Modern historians have given far less emphasis to the importance of preserving the Union or national institutions than contemporaries at the beginning Cited by: There are different causes for these two kinds of wars.
Wars within or between small countries are typically caused by some combination of ethnic tensions, religious tensions, oppressive. Economic Conditions That Helped Cause World War II. the combination of a poorly designed peace treaty and the most severe economic crisis the modern world had ever experienced brought about a.
Many Americans feared that the end of World War II and the subsequent drop in military spending might bring back the hard times of the Great Depression. But instead, pent-up consumer demand fueled exceptionally strong economic growth in the post-war period. The automobile industry successfully converted back to producing cars, and new Author: Mike Moffatt.
Niall Campbell Ferguson (/ ˈ n iː l /; born 18 April ) is a Scottish-born historian. He is a senior fellow at the Hoover usly, he was a professor at Harvard University and New York University, visiting professor at New College of the Humanities and senior research fellow at Jesus College, Oxford.
Ferguson writes and lectures on international history, economic and Alma mater: Magdalen College, Oxford. Causes The name Civil War is misleading because the war was not a class struggle, but a sectional combat having its roots in political, economic, social, and psychological elements so complex that historians still do not agree on its basic causes.
It has been characterized, in the words of William H. Seward, as the "irrepressible conflict.". For all these reasons, was a favorable jumping-off point for the European economy.
Looking back on the extraordinary economic progress of the subsequent fifty years encourages a tendency to. In the long term, World War I was a net positive for the American economy. No longer was the United States a nation on the periphery of the world stage; it was a cash-rich nation that could transition from a debtor to a global a had proved it could fight the war of production and finance and field a modern volunteer military : Heather Michon.Buy the best translation—recommended for serious readers.
The Book of War (The Modern Library, February ). ISBN: Clausewitz's On War and Sun Tzu's Art of War in one translation of Clausewitz's On War is the version done by German literary scholar O.J. Matthijs Jolles at the University of Chicago during World War II—not today's .