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REFLECTIONS ON THE HISTORY OF ECONOMICS SOCIETY AT FIFTY: LOSING OUR WAY?

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  05 February 2024

John B. Davis*
Affiliation:
John B. Davis: Marquette University and University of Amsterdam.

Extract

The task given to me for this issue was to discuss the history, challenges, and accomplishments of the History of Economics Society (HES) as I see them from my vantage point as a past president. I frame my remarks in terms of changes I believe have occurred in how our field has been pursued in the society since I became involved.

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© The Author(s), 2024. Published by Cambridge University Press on behalf of History of Economics Society

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