The Theory of Political Economy

  • Authors
  • W.¬†Stanley¬†Jevons

Part of the Palgrave Classics in Economics book series (PCE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-lxxx
  2. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 1-27
  3. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 28-36
  4. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 37-74
  5. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 75-166
  6. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 167-209
  7. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 210-221
  8. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 222-265
  9. W. Stanley Jevons
    Pages 266-277
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 279-339

About this book

Introduction

William Stanley Jevons is regarded by many as bringing mathematical methods to the study of economics. The Theory of Political Economy brought together maths and the theory of utility, this contribution marked Jevons as a leading political economist of his time.

Keywords

competition consumer economics labour methods political economy production utility

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137374158
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-37414-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37415-8
  • About this book