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Title The evolutionary analysis of economic policy / edited by Pavel Pelikan, Gerhard Wegner
Published Cheltenham, UK ; Northhampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar, [2003]


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Description xi, 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series New horizons in institutional and evolutionary economics
New horizons in institutional and evolutionary economics.
Contents 10. Understanding and the mobilisation of error: eliminating controls in evolutionary learning / Hansjorg Siegenthaler
1. Introduction: evolutionary thinking on economic policy / Gerhard Wegner and Pavel Pelikan -- 2. Why economic policies need comprehensive evolutionary analysis / Pavel Pelikan -- 3. Evolutionary markets and the design of institutional policy / Gerhard Wegner -- 4. Knowledge and economic policy: a plea for political experimentalism / Stefan Okruch -- 5. Democracy as an evolutionary method / Michael Wohlgemuth -- 6. Ideologies, beliefs, and economic advice - a cognitive-evolutionary view on economic policy-making / Tilman Slembeck -- 7. Equilibrium and evolutionary foundations of competition and technology policy: new perspectives on the division of labour and the innovation process / J. S. Metcalfe -- 8. Institutional evolution, regulatory competition and path dependence / Wolfgang Kerber and Klaus Heine -- 9. The German Neuer Markt as an adaptive institution / Helge Peukert
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Evolutionary economics.
Economic policy.
Author Wegner, Gerhard.
Pelikán, Pavel.
LC no. 2003040788
ISBN 1845421337 paperback