A Compendium of Italian Economists at Oxbridge: by Mauro Baranzini, Amalia Mirante

By Mauro Baranzini, Amalia Mirante

This examine examines 5 many years of Italian economists who studied or researched on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge among the years 1950 and 2000. delivering a close record of Italian economists linked to Hicks, Harrod, Bacharach, Flemming, Mirrlees, Sen and different uncommon dons, the authors study 11 examine strains, together with the Sraffa and the neo-Ricardian institution, the post-Keynesian tuition and the Stone’s and Goodwin’s colleges. Baranzini and Mirante hint the impression of the colleges by way of 1) their primary position within the evolution of monetary concept; 2) their merchandising of 4 key controversies (on the dimension of technical development, on capital thought, on source of revenue distribution and at the inter-generational transmission of wealth); three) the counter-flow of Oxbridge students to academia in Italy, and four) the invigoration of a 3rd iteration of Italian economists getting to know or instructing at Oxbridge today.

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The formula is employed to tailor a perspective on the value of investment prospects, meant to complement the insights embodied by Tobin’s q metric. 9 Roberto Cippà and Vinicio Guidi Yet another line of research in the vast field of Hicksian economics attracted a good deal of interest in the 1980s and 1990s. 4,5 More precisely, in the belief that 4 Roberto Cippà (1953) holds a licence en sciences économiques and a doctorate of the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Phil. under the supervision of Christopher Bliss.

D. in Political Economy. From 1965 to 1967, he was assistant professor of economics at Yale; he subsequently moved to the Vanderbilt University, where he was initially Associate Professor, later on becoming full Professor of Economics, and is now Emeritus Professor. He has written extensively on Ricardo, on Kaldor, and, in general, on the theory of international trade and the history of economic thought. He has also written papers on the post-Keynesian theory of profit determination and income distribution.

Phil. in economics with a thesis written under the supervision of John Hicks. e. fellows—of the College at that time). Vaciago was first full Professor of Economics at Ancona before being called back to his alma mater, the Catholic University of Milan. He has held various senior ministerial posts in Rome. His early research and publications were in the field of long-run growth and productivity (Verdoorn-Kaldor’s Law) which led, inter alia, to the publication in the Oxford Economic Papers in July 1975 of the paper ‘Increasing Returns and Growth in Advanced Economies: A Re-Evaluation’.

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