Lee, Frederic (2011): History of the economics department at University of Missouri-Kansas City.
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This essay provides a short history of the Department of Economics at UMKC from 1929 to 2010. It shows the origins of its Institutionalist roots beginning in 1946 and ends with the development of the department as a internationally known center of Post Keynesian-Institutional-heterodox economics.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||History of the economics department at University of Missouri-Kansas City|
|Keywords:||Institutionalism, Heterodox, Post Keynesian|
|Subjects:||B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925 > B23 - Econometrics; Quantitative and Mathematical Studies
A - General Economics and Teaching > A1 - General Economics > A14 - Sociology of Economics
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
|Depositing User:||Frederic Lee|
|Date Deposited:||03. May 2011 14:13|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 13:15|
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