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Rick Szostak

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RePEc Short-ID:psz19
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Department of Economics
University of Alberta

Edmonton, Canada
http://economics.ualberta.ca/

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8-14 HM Tory, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H4
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Articles

  1. Rick Szostak, 2011. "Complex concepts into basic concepts," Journal of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Association for Information Science & Technology, vol. 62(11), pages 2247-2265, November.
  2. Rick Szostak, 2010. "Comment on Hjørland's concept theory," Journal of the Association for Information Science & Technology, Association for Information Science & Technology, vol. 61(5), pages 1076-1077, May.
  3. Szostak Rick, 2008. "Review of A Farewell to Alms: A Brief Economic History of the World," New Global Studies, De Gruyter, vol. 2(2), pages 1-5, June.
  4. Rick Szostak, 2008. "Classifying Heterodoxy," The Journal of Philosophical Economics, Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies, The Journal of Philosophical Economics, vol. 1(2), pages 97-126, March.
  5. Szostak, Rick, 2006. "Economic history as it is and should be: Toward an open, honest, methodologically flexible, theoretically diverse, interdisciplinary exploration of the causes and consequences of economic growth," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 727-750, August.
  6. Rick Szostak, 2005. "Interdisciplinarity and the teaching of public policy," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 24(4), pages 853-863.
  7. Rick Szostak, 2005. "Evaluating the historiography of the Great Depression: explanation or single-theory driven?," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 12(1), pages 35-61.
  8. Szostak, Rick, 2002. "The Computer Revolution in Canada: Building National Technological Competence. By John N. Vardalas. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2001. Pp. vii, 409. $45.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 62(02), pages 624-626, June.
  9. Szostak, Rick, 2001. "Economics of Transport: The Swedish Case 1780 1980. By Thomas Thorburn. S dert lje, Sweden: Almqvist and Wicksell International, 2000. Pp. 589. SEK 422," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 61(01), pages 208-210, March.
  10. Szostak, Rick, 2000. "General and Miscellaneous Institutions in the Transport and Communications Industries: State and Private Actors in the Making of Institutional Patterns, 1859–1990. Edited by Lena Andersson-Skog and Ol," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 60(01), pages 311-312, March.
  11. Szostak, Rick, 1999. "Inland Navigation and Economic Development in Nineteenth-Centwy Europe. Edited by Andreas Kunz and Joh Armstrong. Mainz: Verlag Philipp Von Zabern, 1995. Pp. 330. DM 58, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(01), pages 216-217, March.
  12. Szostak, Rick, 1999. "Modern Europe Inland Navigation and Economic Development in Nineteenth-Century Europe. Edited by Andreas Kunz and John Armstrong. Mainz: Verlag Philipp Von Zabern, 1995. Pp. 330. DM 58, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 59(02), pages 523-524, June.
  13. Szostak, Rick, 1998. "The Defining Moment: The Great Depression and the American Economy in the Twentieth Century. Edited by Michael D. Bordo, Claudia Goldin, and Eugene N. White · Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 199," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 72(02), pages 345-347, June.
  14. Szostak, Rick, 1997. "The Global Impact of the Great Depression. By Dietmar Rothermund. London: Routledge, 1996. Pp. ix, 180. £40.00, cloth; £11.99, paper," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 57(04), pages 983-985, December.
  15. Szostak, Rick, 1995. "Learning and Technological Change. Edited by Ross Thomson. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. Pp. xiii, 290. $55.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 55(01), pages 206-207, March.
  16. Szostak, Rick, 1995. "Planning the French Canals: Bureaucracy, Politics, and Enterprise Under the Restoration. By Reed G. Geiger · Cranbury: University of Delaware Press, 1995. 338 pp. Tables, charts, notes, index, and bib," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 69(01), pages 106-108, March.
  17. Szostak, Rick, 1994. "The Rise and Fall of Road Transport 1700–1990. By Theo Barker and Dorian Gerhold. London: Macmillan, 1993. Pp. 118. £5.99," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 54(02), pages 461-462, June.
  18. Szostak, Rick, 1993. "The Wheeling Bridge Case: Its Significance in American Law and Technology. By Elizabeth Brand Monroe · Boston, Mass.: North-eastern University Press, 1992. xvi + 268 pp. Maps, illustrations, notes, bi," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(02), pages 315-316, June.
  19. Szostak, Rick, 1992. "The path to mechanized shoe production in the United States : Ross Thomson, (University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1990) pp. xii, 296, $43.95," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 19(2), pages 259-260, October.
  20. Percy, Michael B. & Szostak, Rick, 1992. "The political economy of the abolition of seigneurial tenure in Canada East," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 51-68, January.
  21. Szostak, Rick, 1992. "A History of Canadian Economic Thought. By Robin Neill. London: Routledge, Chapman & Hall, 1991. Pp. 297. $49.95," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 52(04), pages 978-979, December.
  22. Szostak, Rick, 1992. "Transportation improvements and the emergence of the factory: A reply to Jones," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 19(3), pages 395-399, December.
  23. Szostak, Rick, 1990. "Frontier and Metropolis: Regions, Cities, and Identities in Canada Before 1914. By J. M. S. Careless. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1989. Pp. xiii, 132. $22.50," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 50(02), pages 499-501, June.
  24. Szostak, Rick, 1989. "Transport in Victorian Britain. Edited by Michael J. Freeman and Derek H. Aldcroft. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1988. Pp. vii, 310. $40.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 49(03), pages 735-736, September.
  25. Szostak, Rick, 1989. "Continuity, Chance and Change: The Character of the Industrial Revolution in England. By E. A. Wrigley · New York: Cambridge University Press, 1988. viii + 146 pp. Charts, tables, notes, bibliography,," Business History Review, Cambridge University Press, vol. 63(03), pages 691-693, September.
  26. Szostak, Rick, 1989. "The organization of work : The emergence of the factory revisited," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 343-358, May.
  27. Szostak, Rick, 1988. "In Its Corporate Capacity: The Seminary of Montreal as a Business institution, 1816–1876. By Brian Young. Toronto: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1986. Pp. xix, 295. $30.00," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 48(02), pages 512-513, June.

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Articles

  1. Szostak, Rick, 2006. "Economic history as it is and should be: Toward an open, honest, methodologically flexible, theoretically diverse, interdisciplinary exploration of the causes and consequences of economic growth," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 727-750, August.

    Cited by:

    1. Prestin Lewis & Wei Lu & Louis C. Vaccaro, 2012. "Entrepreneurship and neoclassical economics: any chance for collaboration?," International Journal of Pluralism and Economics Education, Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, vol. 3(1), pages 84-90.

  2. Rick Szostak, 2005. "Evaluating the historiography of the Great Depression: explanation or single-theory driven?," Journal of Economic Methodology, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 12(1), pages 35-61.

    Cited by:

    1. Szostak, Rick, 2006. "Economic history as it is and should be: Toward an open, honest, methodologically flexible, theoretically diverse, interdisciplinary exploration of the causes and consequences of economic growth," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 727-750, August.

  3. Percy, Michael B. & Szostak, Rick, 1992. "The political economy of the abolition of seigneurial tenure in Canada East," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 29(1), pages 51-68, January.

    Cited by:

    1. Geloso, Vincent & Kufenko, Vadim & Villeneuve, Remy, 2016. "Living standards in Lower Canada, 1831," Violette Reihe: Schriftenreihe des Promotionsschwerpunkts "Globalisierung und Beschäftigung" 50/2016, University of Hohenheim, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Evangelisches Studienwerk.
    2. Arsenault Morin, Alex & Geloso, Vincent & Kufenko, Vadim, 2016. "Monopsony and industrial development in nineteenth century Quebec: The impact of seigneurial tenure," Violette Reihe: Schriftenreihe des Promotionsschwerpunkts "Globalisierung und Beschäftigung" 51/2016, University of Hohenheim, Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Evangelisches Studienwerk.

  4. Szostak, Rick, 1989. "The organization of work : The emergence of the factory revisited," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 343-358, May.

    Cited by:

    1. Klaus Desmet & Stephen L. Parente, 2009. "The evolution of markets and the revolution of industry: A unified theory of growth," Working Papers 2009-06, Instituto Madrileño de Estudios Avanzados (IMDEA) Ciencias Sociales.
    2. Richard Langlois, 2013. "The Institutional Revolution: A review essay," The Review of Austrian Economics, Springer;Society for the Development of Austrian Economics, vol. 26(4), pages 383-395, December.
    3. Geraghty, Thomas M., 2007. "The factory system in the British industrial revolution: A complementarity thesis," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 51(6), pages 1329-1350, August.
    4. Mokyr, Joel, 2001. "The rise and fall of the factory system: technology, firms, and households since the industrial revolution," Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Elsevier, vol. 55(1), pages 1-45, December.
    5. Desmet, Klaus & Parente, Stephen, 2009. "The Evolution of Markets and the Revolution of Industry: A Quantitative Model of England's Development, 1300-2000," CEPR Discussion Papers 7290, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
    6. Douglas W. Allen & Yoram Barzel, 2007. "The Evolution of Criminal Law and Police," Working Papers UWEC-2008-01, University of Washington, Department of Economics.

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