A Perspective of Wages and Prices (Routledge Revivals) by Henry Phelps Brown,Sheila V. Hopkins

By Henry Phelps Brown,Sheila V. Hopkins

First released in booklet shape in 1981, this selection of essays initially written among 1955 and 1966 includes ground-breaking learn and research at the learn of wages and costs throughout seven centuries, with specific connection with builder’s salary charges and the cost of a package deal of the commodities on which those wages may be spent.

These seminal contributions to the economics of labour and fiscal progress did a lot to gasoline the controversy surrounding the issues of inflation, balance and adjustments within the deciding to buy strength of cash upon the book’s preliminary book. those issues are every piece as suitable in today’s put up credit-crunch society and this reissue can be welcomed through all scholars of financial background and labour economics.

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