In the years that followed no more lectures were given in the University of California by one Freddie Drummond, and no more books on economics
and the labour question appeared over the name of Frederick A.
At first, in a mild way, he had dabbled in philosophy; then, becoming interested, he had drifted on into economics and sociology.
But he had a certain clear way of stating the abstruse in simple language, was a born expositor and teacher, and was not above the soap-box as a means of interpreting economics to the workingmen.
No one interrupted him now, and he made again the confession of his faith, mastering him irresistible and complete like an act of grace: the secret of fate discovered in the material side of life; the economic condition of the world responsible for the past and shaping the future; the source of all history, of all ideas, guiding the mental development of mankind and the very impulses of their passion -
He would have it advance its tenets cautiously, even timidly, in our ignorance of the effect that may be produced by any given economic change upon the happiness, the morals, the intellect, the history of mankind.
Do you know how I would call the nature of the present economic conditions?
truth adds that the better private affairs are organised in society--the more whole coats, so to say--the firmer are its foundations and the better is the common welfare organised too.
The classic production function from economic
theory follows a standard curve (Figure 2) that demonstrates the relation between one input and one output (3).
With further global economic
growth and abrupt deterioration of the ecologic environment, every country should continue to increase environmental investment and rapidly expand products and technology for environmental protection.
substance, business purpose and sham transaction represent three separate judicial doctrines, courts often meld them into a single theory when analyzing a particular transaction.
If one were to examine the social sciences today, one of the most interesting approaches is a return to consideration of institutions and their impact on social and economic
structures of evolving societies.
transactions are characterized by asymmetric information; that is, one of the parties is more aware of or has more control over the circumstances and performance of the transaction than the other party has.
Auburn Associates announced the release of a study documenting the economic
recovery activities undertaken post-9/11 by the New York State Empire State Development Corporation and its partner organizations.
Felix Barber and Rainer Strack of the Boston Consulting Group devised a means of reformatting a traditional measure of economic
profit to one that is meaningful for people-intensive businesses.
Although previously neglected, the topic of economic
growth (or economic
development) has gained prominence not only in economic
and social science circles but more widely in popular discourse.