Critique Books List

  1. Dr Mason Gaffney's The Corruption of Economics is useful reading in this general vein of the co-opting of modern economics.[link]

·         Eichner Why Economics is not yet a Science, M. E. Sharpe 1983

·         Heilbroner and Milberg: The Crisis of Vision in Modern Economic Thought. Cambridge University Press 1996.

·         R.K. Kanth, Against Economics Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 1996);

·         M. Perelman, The End of Economics (London: Routledge, 1996);

·         P. Ormerod, The Death of Economics (London: Faber and Faber, 1997).

·         D. Bell and I. Kristol, eds., Crisis in Economic Theory (New York: Basic Books, 1981)

·         P. Wiles and G. Routh, eds., Economics in Disarray (Oxford, UK: Basil Blackwell, 1984)

·         Steven Keen, Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor of the Social Sciences  Zed Books 2002. (Paperback)

·         Robert H. Nelson Economics As Religion: From Samuelson to Chicago and Beyond, Pennsylvania State University Press 2002.

Shlefer: The Assumptions Economists Make.