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Economic Structures of Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Morris Silver
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

The economy of the ancient Middle East and Greece is reinterpreted by Morris Silver in this provocative new synthesis. Silver finds that the ancient economy emerges as a class of economies with its own laws of motion shaped by transaction costs (the resources used up in exchanging ownership rights). The
Economic Structures of the Ancient Near East
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Morris Silver
Categories: Civilization, Ancient
Type: BOOK - Published: 1985 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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The Organization of Ancient Economies
Language: en
Authors: Kenneth Hirth
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this book, Kenneth Hirth provides a comparative view of the organization of ancient and premodern society and economy. Hirth establishes that humans adapted to their environments, not as individuals but in the social groups where they lived and worked out the details of their livelihoods. He explores the variation
The Economics of Iraq
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: Amer K. Hirmis
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-12 - Publisher: Grosvenor House Publishing

Meticulously researched and written by Dr Amer K. Hirmis the book takes readers 6000 years back to early Mesopotamian polity, culture, and religious codes which shaped the economy, and continue to shape much of the body of Iraq’s polity, economy and society today. Economic inefficiency, inequality and lack of sufficient
A Companion to the History of Economic Thought
Language: en
Pages: 736
Authors: Warren J. Samuels, Jeff E. Biddle, John B. Davis
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Assembling contributions from top thinkers in the field, thiscompanion offers a comprehensive and sophisticated exploration ofthe history of economic thought. The volume has a threefold focus:the history of economic thought, the history of economics as adiscipline, and the historiography of economic thought. Provides sophisticated introductions to a vast array oftopics.