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Published: 08 March 2009

240 Pages

ISBN: 9780199278152

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How Economic Agents are Constructed

Donald MacKenzie

Clarendon Lectures in Management Studies

  • Helps make sense of some of the underlying causes of the turbulence in financial markets
  • Provides a social study of financial markets, exploring how 'real people', not disembodied homines economici, influence market fortunes
  • Draws on rare research access to a hedge fund
  • Includes a study of the establishment of international carbon emissions markets

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