Economic Institutions in a Dynamic Society: Search for a New Frontier

Proceedings of a Conference held by the International Economic Association in Tokyo, Japan

  • Takashi Shiraishi
  • Shigeto Tsuru

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Keynote Address: Economics of Institutions or Institutional Economics

  3. Market and Institutions: Role of Multinationals and Transnationals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Siro Lombardini
      Pages 27-60
  4. Economic Theories and Institutions: Economic System, Planning and Transition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
    2. Leonid Hurwicz
      Pages 87-110
  5. Technological Change and Institutions: Development of Information Technologies

  6. Incentives for Changing Society and Institutional Development: Significance of Privatisation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
  7. Reviews and Conclusions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 217-217
    2. Phyllis Deane
      Pages 219-221
    3. Hirofumi Uzawa
      Pages 222-224
    4. Ken’ichi Imai
      Pages 225-226
    5. Edmond Malinvaud
      Pages 227-229
    6. Tigran Khachaturov
      Pages 230-236
    7. Michael Kaser
      Pages 237-240
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 241-247

About this book


This is a compilation of the proceedings and papers presented at an international conference on the organization of economic institutions in a dynamic society which includes detailed comment and discussion sections following each lecture.


development economic system economic theory economics economy information Information Technology (IT) innovation institutional economics institutions organization planning privatisation science and technology transition

Editors and affiliations

  • Takashi Shiraishi
    • 1
  • Shigeto Tsuru
    • 2
  1. 1.Keio UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Faculty of International AffairsMeiji Gakuin UniversityYokohamaJapan

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