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Why is Economics Not an Evolutionary Science?


  • Thorstein Veblen


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  • Thorstein Veblen, 1898. "Why is Economics Not an Evolutionary Science?," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 12(4), pages 373-397.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:qjecon:v:12:y:1898:i:4:p:373-397.

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