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ERIC Number: EJ647412
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0818-8068
Economics: From Emperor to Vassal?
Keen, Steven
Australian Universities' Review, v44 n1-2 p15-17 2001
Explores why economics has been engaged in a bitter turf war with its disciplinary rivals in marketing and management, and its "war cry" concerning its command of science and theory. Asserts that the exodus of students to the more pragmatic rival disciplines is because economic theory is "moribund" and in comparison the "real world" disciplines inevitably look attractive. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue titled "The Golden Age."