A Critical Analysis of the Contributions of Notable Black Economists
Taylor & Francis, 5 juil. 2017 - 138 pages
This book introduces and critically analyzes the achievements of major black economists and their contributions to the realm of economic thought. The book begins with a brief overview of the contribution of Africans to philosophy and economic thought and goes on to discuss individuals who have made the most significant contributions to this field. There is particular reference to their background and influences including a critical analysis of individual thought. Kojo Quartey's book provides an essential supplement to any economic history text.
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4 Sir W Arthur Lewis Development Economist and Nobel Laureate 19151990
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7 Walter E Williams Free Enterprise Champion 1936
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