The Bulletin of the Institute of Economics of the Russian Academy of Sciences № 2/2023. Issues of Economic theory.

Oleg Yu. Boldyrev

Cand. Sci. (Law), Associate Professor at the Department of Political Economy of the Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University;

Assistant at the Department of Constitutional and Municipal Law of the Faculty of Law of Lomonosov Moscow State University;

Leading Researcher at the Institute for Economic Policy and Economic Security Problems of the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russia


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The article presents a brief summary of the development of political economy. The fundamental differences between the methodology of political economy and the methodology of economics are briefly described. It is shown that modern political economy is not reduced to either Marxism or the "new political economy" of J. Buchanan. The relevance of research within the framework of institutional political economy, which is capable of developing the achievements of classical political economy, traditional institutionalism and institutional evolutionary theory, is substantiated. It is proposed to develop constitutional political economy within the framework of this particular area of political and economic research.

Keywords: constitutional political economy, constitutional economics, political economy, institutional political economy, traditional institutionalism, methodology of economic science.

JEL: А12, А13, В1, В2, В4, В52, К00.




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Manuscript submission date: 01.03.2023

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Boldyrev O.Yu.  On the issue of constitutional political economy in the framework of «Institutional political economy» // Vestnik Instituta Ekonomiki Rossiyskoy Akademii Nauk. 2023. № 2. Pp. 73-85. (In Russ.). EDN: QCYHNA

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