The Sydney Insurrection
In the 1960s, the Department of Economics of the University of Sydney decided to "modernize." By this, it meant adopting solely a neoclassical approach to theoretical issues and policy questions. In effect, says the author, it amounted to censorship of alternative views. Several professors began a battle in the 1970s to develop a political economy program that included such an alternative view. They succeeded. Here is their story.
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Volume (Year): 53 (2010)
Issue (Month): 2 (March)
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