This domain is for sale! DN Epic Store - Mighty Pack Of Catching Domain Names Site Map My Cart View cart: 0 items
 

Eli Heckscher, International Trade, and Economic History

Eli Heckscher, International Trade, and Economic History Authors:
Publisher:
Year:2006
Serie:
Pages:560
Sizes:
Price:3686 rub.
Buy

Book Summary:
Eli Heckscher (1879-1952) is celebrated for his contributions to international trade theory, particularly the factor proportions theory of comparative advantage in international trade known as the Heckscher-Ohlin theory. His work in both economic theory and economic history is notable for combining theoretical insights with a profound knowledge of economic history and the history of economic thought. In this volume, leading international economists assess the importance of Heckscher's work and its relevance to the contemporary practice of economic history. The contributors first discuss Heckscher's efforts to forge the discipline of economic history by combining both the historian's careful evaluation of sources and the economist's rigorous models. The Heckscher-Ohlin theory of factor proportions is described and tested empirically. Contributors then apply the theory to historical material, including Mediterranean trade in Biblical times, the economic effects of two...

Also Bought