Hayek: A Collaborative Biography

Part IV, England, the Ordinal Revolution and the Road to Serfdom, 1931–50

  • Robert Leeson

Part of the Archival Insights into the Evolution of Economics book series (AIEE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Robert Leeson
    Pages 1-66
  3. Robert Leeson
    Pages 111-136
  4. Jeremy Shearmur
    Pages 197-214
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 257-266

About this book


This fourth volume examines his time in Vienna and Chicago (1931-1950), when Hayek held the prestigious University of London Tooke Professorship of Economic Science and Statistics. Between Vienna and Chicago (1931-1950), although his business cycle work was apparently defeated, this study takes a closer look at Hayek's successes.


Hayek Mises Keynes Hicks welfare economics Ordinal revolution fascism social democracy Mont Pelerin Society business cycle österreichische Schule statistics

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert Leeson
    • 1
  1. 1.Stanford UniversityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137452603
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49747-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-45260-3
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