By Mauro Baranzini, Amalia Mirante
This research examines 5 a long time of Italian economists who studied or researched on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge among the years 1950 and 2000. supplying a close checklist of Italian economists linked to Hicks, Harrod, Bacharach, Flemming, Mirrlees, Sen and different wonderful dons, the authors learn 11 learn strains, together with the Sraffa and the neo-Ricardian tuition, the post-Keynesian college and the Stone’s and Goodwin’s faculties. Baranzini and Mirante hint the effect of the universities by way of 1) their primary position within the evolution of financial notion; 2) their promoting of 4 key controversies (on the dimension of technical growth, on capital conception, on source of revenue distribution and at the inter-generational transmission of wealth); three) the counter-flow of Oxbridge students to academia in Italy, and four) the invigoration of a 3rd new release of Italian economists getting to know or instructing at Oxbridge today.
A must-read for all these drawn to the best way Italian and British examine has formed the learn and educating of economics.
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Extra info for A Compendium of Italian Economists at Oxbridge: Contributions to the Evolution of Economic Thinking
Since leaving Oxford, he has taken up academic positions in the universities of Leicester, Bristol and York. Between 1999 and 2005, he was managing editor of the Bulletin of Economic Research. His research interests are in the areas of public economics, the economics 44 A Compendium of Italian Economists at Oxbridge of education, regulation, and game theory. He has published papers, among others, in the Oxford Economic Papers, Review of Economic Studies, Economic Journal, Journal of Public Economics, and Journal of Political Economy.
Between 1976 and 1983, The Queen’s College became a place of meeting and discussion for a number of British and continental research students, also including academic visitors, and led to the publication of the volume Advances in Economic Theory, published by Basil Blackwell, Oxford, and edited by the first author of this volume. Cippà, Carlo Casarosa, Alvaro Cencini, Bernard Schmitt, Megnad Desai, Roy McCloughry, Nicholas Dimsdale, Mario Biagioli, Luigi Pasinetti, Mauro Baranzini, Heinrich Bortis, Pietro Balestra, Giuseppe Mazzarino and Augusto Schianchi.
More recently, in 2008 and jointly with Simone Borghesi, he published a volume with Palgrave Macmillan entitled Global Sustainability: Social and Environmental Conditions, wherein they explain the extent to which the recent process of globalization may be considered consistent with sustainable development. 4 A Compendium of Italian Economists at Oxbridge Building on the ‘Exchange’ and ‘Production’ Paradigm: Alberto Quadrio Curzio and Roberto Scazzieri Along the lines of thought sketched by John Hicks and Luigi Pasinetti, we also find the contributions by Alberto Quadrio Curzio and Roberto Scazzieri.