Pioneers of Modern Economics in Britain

Volume 2

  • David Greenaway
  • John R. Presley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Alan Peacock
    Pages 1-10
  3. William J. Baumol
    Pages 11-23
  4. J. L. Ford
    Pages 24-67
  5. Mark Blaug
    Pages 68-95
  6. John R. Presley
    Pages 96-119
  7. David Greenaway
    Pages 120-143
  8. G. K. Shaw
    Pages 144-169
  9. Chris Milner
    Pages 170-210
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 211-215

About this book


This volume contains a series of biographical essays on seven of the most influential economists in Britain since World War II. Each essay gives background details and a critical assessment of the economist's work, examining his or her impact on the development of modern economics.


Britain essay Great Britain William James World War II

Editors and affiliations

  • David Greenaway
    • 1
  • John R. Presley
    • 2
  1. 1.University of NottinghamUK
  2. 2.Loughborough UniversityUK

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