Who Is (Your) Geoff Harcourt? Afterword Two on The Man

Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University Working Paper Series

35 Pages Posted: 16 Jun 2021

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Avi J. Cohen

York University; University of Toronto

Date Written: June 14, 2021

Abstract

In 2022, Cambridge University Press is publishing a 50th anniversary edition of Geoff Harcourt’s
"Some Cambridge Controversies in the Theory of Capital." Avi J. Cohen’s essay addresses the role of the man in shaping how we think about economics and its history, and in influencing new generations of economists.

Keywords: capital controversies, narratives, biography, pluralism, post Keynesian, ideology

JEL Classification: A11, B2, B50

Suggested Citation

Cohen, Avi J., Who Is (Your) Geoff Harcourt? Afterword Two on The Man (June 14, 2021). Center for the History of Political Economy at Duke University Working Paper Series, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3866627 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3866627

Avi J. Cohen (Contact Author)

York University ( email )

Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3
Canada

HOME PAGE: http://dept.econ.yorku.ca/~avicohen/

University of Toronto ( email )

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G8
Canada

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