Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



Published: 31 January 2002

220 Pages


ISBN: 9780198776123

Bookseller Code (AQ)

This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Economic Methodology

An Inquiry

Sheila Dow

  • Demonstrates the importance of methodological awareness for helping economists address major issues
  • Overview of the past development of economic methodology theory gives historical perspective in understanding the methodological debates of the present
  • Particular emphasis on current debates over methodological issues provides an up to date account of the field and also illustrates the continued need for methodological awareness in the study of economics.
  • Further reading suggestions at the end of each chapter encourage the reader to think critically about methodological issues and facilitate more detailed investigation into the subject.

Also of Interest

Related Categories

Social Sciences > Economics > Economic Systems