Schumpeter y la historia del pensamiento económico [Schumpeter and the History of Economic Thought]


  • MPRA Paper


  • The History Schumpeter´s of Economic Analysis, is a tour de forcé of scholarship. The display of erudition is 'truly unbelievable. How could one man have acquired and then digested so much knowledge? Not only does the History offer two thousand years of economics, from Aristotle to Paul Samuelson, but also it ranges most expertly over all the other social sciences, history and belles’ letters as well. For more than 1,100 pages the prose flows on in a way that one has come to expect from Schumpeter the fluent style, the vivid analogy, the striking metaphor, the arresting aside. Our goal is to present the central ideas of Schumpeter on the complex relationships between Economic History and Epistemology of Science. This design has three aspects that interest us: (a) its amplitude to conceive the economy as part of the overall development of scientific knowledge; (b) its relevance applied, and the examples used by the author; (c) its currently facing tremendous methodological problems facing the economy with the other sciences.

fecha de publicación

  • 2014

Líneas de investigación

  • Econometric
  • Epistemology
  • History of Economics
  • Industrial
  • Schumpeter


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