Erasing the invisible hand : essays on an elusive and misused concept in economics /

This book examines the use, principally in economics, of the concept of the invisible hand, centering on Adam Smith. It interprets the concept as ideology, knowledge, and a linguistic phenomenon. It shows how the principal Chicago School interpretation misperceives and distorts what Smith believed o...

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Main Authors: Samuels, Warren J., 1933- (Author), Johnson, Marianne F. (Author), Perry, William H. (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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