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The Frustrations of Colin Clark: England

Philipp Lepenies

in The Power of a Single Number: A Political History of GDP

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780231175104
eISBN:
9780231541435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231175104.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Tells the story of how, during the Great Depression, another Englishman, Collin Clark, revives the old idea of William Petty, invents many of the methodological features of GDP-calculation, ... More


Awards and Academic Performance

Bruno S. Frey and Jana Gallus

in Honours versus Money: The Economics of Awards

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198798507
eISBN:
9780191839474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198798507.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

Awards may honour and induce performance. There are many different academic awards, ranging from the Nobel Prizes to best paper awards, and to awards for young scholars and rising stars. The ... More


The Measurement of Economic Activity and the Growth Metric: Constructing National Income in Britain, 1907–1941

Keith Tribe

in The Economy of the Word: Language, History, and Economics

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780190211615
eISBN:
9780190211646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190211615.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

The idea of ‘gross domestic product’ as the annual flow of national output dates back to the eighteenth century, but it was only in the mid-twentieth century that it became a reliable number. This ... More


5 Imperfect, Monopolistic, and Workable Competition

Herbert Hovenkamp

in The Making of Competition Policy: Legal and Economic Sources

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199782796
eISBN:
9780190261351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199782796.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, History of Economic Thought

This chapter considers key elements added to the theoretical landscape of competitive markets brought by the Sherman Act and the subsequent theories that emerged after the passing of the Act. These ... More


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