ISBN 9780761995074,A New Institutional Theory of Production : An Application

A New Institutional Theory of Production : An Application


SAGE India



SAGE India

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780761995074

ISBN-10 0761995072

Hard Back

Number of Pages 280 Pages
Language (English)

Gender studies

This empirical inquiry leads to fascinating revelations about the history and society of Magadh, which also provide concrete support to the theories propounded by the author. Professor Sengupta links up the different approaches followed by various branches of the social sciences by analysing the dynamics of uncertainties from the point of theoretical statistics, which is expressed as the evolution, stability, and transition of institutions. Table of Contents Preface I. INTRODUCTION: An Overview The Setting II. EVOLUTION: Theory of Institutions From Innovation to Self-organisation III. STABILITY: Structure and Stability Later History of Magadh IV. STRUCTURE AND SYSTEM: Upgrading the Theory of Institutions Case Study: Institutional Structure Analysis of Performances V. A THEORETICAL PROPOSAL: Neoclassical Economics or Mathematics of Political Economy? Appendices References Indexes