David M. Levy

Pays :États-Unis
Langue :anglais
Note :
Économiste. - Professeur au Center for study of public choice, George Mason university, Fairfax, Virginia, USA (en 1992)
ISNI :ISNI 0000 0000 8379 431X

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Auteur du texte4 documents

  • Ouvrage d'économie politique, sur l'égalité et l'eugénisme

  • The economic ideas of ordinary people

    from preferences to trade

    Description matérielle : XXIV-341 p.
    Description : Note : Notes bibliogr. Index
    Édition : London ; New York : Routledge , 1992

    [catalogue][https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb37382807m]
  • Escape from democracy

    the role of experts and the public in economic policy

    Description matérielle : 1 vol. (XVII-275 p.)
    Description : Note : Bibliogr. p. 243-263. Index
    Abstract : "The orthodox view of economic policy holds that public deliberation sets the goals or ends, and then experts select the means to implement these goals. This assumes that experts are no more than trustworthy servants of the public interest. David M. Levy and Sandra J. Peart examine the historical record to consider cases in which experts were trusted with disastrous results, such as eugenics, the regulatory use of security ratings, and central economic planning. This history suggests that experts have not only the public interest but also their own interests to consider. The authors then recover and extend an alternative view of economic policy that subjects experts' proposals to further discussion, resulting in transparency and ensuring that the public obtains the best insights of experts in economics while avoiding pitfalls such as expert bias"
    Édition : New York : Cambridge university press
    Autre auteur du texte : Sandra Peart

    [catalogue][https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb45338380j]
  • How the dismal science got its name

    classical economics and the ur-text of racial politics

    Description matérielle : XV-320 p.
    Description : Note : Bibliogr. p. 289-308. Index
    Édition : Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press , cop. 2001

    [catalogue][https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb392645863]

Éditeur scientifique1 document

  • F.A. Hayek and the modern economy

    economic organization and activity

    Description matérielle : 1 vol. (XV-247 p.)
    Description : Note : Notes bibliogr. à la fin de chaque chapitre
    Édition : New York : Palgrave Macmillan , cop. 2013
    Éditeur scientifique : Sandra Peart

    [catalogue][https://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb450038243]

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