815R. F. H. Knight to Harrod, 22 August 1938 [a]

Replies to a letter not found of August 10, follows on from 716 . Knight provides further details concerning the reprint of Harrod's 1934 Quarterly Journal of Economics article on Imperfect Competition. [1] Knight confirms that he enjoyed his brief stay in Oxford, [2] and is looking forward to learning Harrod's views about "Scope and Method of Economics". [3]

  1. 1. Harrod, "Doctrines of Imperfect Competition" ( 1934:3 ): see letter 716 , [jump to page] .

    2. The visit, which took place on 22 May, was pre-arranged since November 1937 (see letter 716 ); the precise date, however, was only communicated on 15 May, in a letter in which Knight also described his first week in England (in HPBL Add. 71192/45).

    3. Harrod, "Scope and Method of Economics" ( 1938:15 ), presidential address before the Cambridge meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.

    1. a. From the Department of Economics, The University of Chicago # , TLS, one page, envelope addressed to Christ Church and marked by Harrod "QJE article"; in HP IV-691.


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