Favorites of fortune: technology, growth, and economic development since the Industrial Revolution
A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth. Their explanations consider the factors of technology, entrepreneurialism, and paths to economic growth, but each reflects an ideological wave of explanation that has marked the last two hundred years.
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The economic historians — then, unlike now, as often historians as economists
— worked essentially in the same paradigm, with one major reservation. The
historians necessarily incorporated external, noneconomic influences — politics,
There were, however, attempts to specify economic determinants of technical
change. These focused originally on the supply of factors: capital (Earl J.
Hamilton and the windfall profits of inflation [1929, 1941-42, 1952]; sundry Indian
Economic historians did not help matters much. The explicit goal of the new
economic history that flourished in economics departments in the late 1960s and
early 1970s was to use received theory and statistical techniques to transform ...
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