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Contingency, complexity and the theory of the firm : essays in honour of Brian J. Loasby, Volume II / edited by Sheila C. Dow and Peter E. Earl.

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Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c1999.
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xxiii, 328 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Microeconomics.
Decision making.
Contents:
What can an economist learn from managing a business? / G.B. Richardson
Information costs, protocols and the boundaries of the firm / Mark Casson and Nigel Wadeson
Incomplete contracts and economic organization : Brian Loasby and the theory of the firm / Nicolai J. Foss
Loasby and decisions : a non-Coasian perspective on the nature of the firm / Neil M. Kay
Three stories about the computer industry and the relevance of the Loasbian view of the firm / Martin Fransman
The changing nature of corporate technological diversification and the importance of organizational capability / Felicia Fai and John Cantwell
Divisions of labour in the innovating firm / Keith Pavitt
The methodological implications of past Marshallian economics / John H. Finch
The bounds of rationality : reflections on the economic representation of rationality in the late twentieth century / Kenneth C. Cleaver
Bounded rationality, 'fundamental' uncertainty and the firm in the long run / Stephen P. Dunn
The growth of knowledge and the subjective probability approach / Maurizio Caserta
Disequilibrium states and adjustment processes : towards a historical-time analysis of behaviour under uncertainty / Giuseppe Fontana and Bill Gerrard
Equilibrium and incommensurability / Christopher Torr
Economics, the state and the state of economics / Richard H. Day
Choice, complexity and connections / Jason Potts
Concluding reflections / Brian J. Loasby.
Notes:
Companion volume to Economic organization and economic knowledge, published 1999.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Loasby, Brian J.
Dow, Sheila C.
Earl, Peter E.
ISBN:
1840641878
OCLC:
41185115