Written between 1952 and 1980, the essays range from a discussion of technology to reflections on such fundamental economic concepts as qamenityq and qwelfare.q They include the deeply theoretical as well as the practical and the concrete. All are informed by de Jouvenel's insistence that a science which seeks to understand the production and distribution of qgoodsq must be concerned in the first place with the good itself. Economics and the Good Life is a companion volume to The Nature of Politics: Selected Essays of Bertrand de Jouvenel. Like the earlier volume, this collection is accompanied by an editors' introduction that places the essays in the wider context of de Jouvenel's work.Essays on Political Economy Bertrand De Jouvenel Dennis B. Hale, Marc Landy ... the sellera#39;s knowing of someone in his country who desires a key to my national store of good; in either case, a transfer of keys occurs, known as Exchange.
|Title||:||Economics and the Good Life|
|Author||:||Bertrand De Jouvenel|
|Publisher||:||Transaction Publishers -|