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In other projects Wikiquote. This page was last edited on 18 Januaryat Nonetheless, Economics proved successful and remained widely adopted.
The success of Samuelson’s text, compared with Tarshis’s, which was subject to more “virulen[t]” attacks, is attributed to various factors, notably Samuelson’s dispassionate, scientific style, in contrast to Tarshis’s more engaged style, and subsequent texts have followed Samuelson’s style.
Economics was written entirely by Samuelson until the twelfth edition. The text introduced a “family tree of economics”, which by the 20th century consisted of only two groupings, “socialism,” listing Marx and Leninand the “neo-classical synthesis,” listing Marshall and Keynes.
It was first published inand has appeared in nineteen different editions, the most recent in Economics coined the term ” neoclassical synthesis ” and popularized the concept,  bringing a mix of neoclassical economics and Keynesian economics and helping make this the leading school in mainstream economics in the United Fconomics and globally in the second half of the 20th century.
Later editions provided expanded coverage of other schools, such as the Austrian schoolInstitutionalismand Marxian economics. Wikiquote has quotations related to: This paralleled the then-extant Cold War economies of Soviet communism and American capitalism.
Economics has been called a “canonical textbook”, and the development of mainstream economic thought has been traced by comparing the fourteen editions under Samuelson’s editing. It popularized the term paradox of thriftand attributed the concept to Keynes, though Keynes himself attributed it to earlier authors, and forms of the concept date to antiquity.
This advanced a simplified view of the vying schools of economic thoughtsubsuming schools which considered themselves distinct, and today many within and without economics equate “economics” with “neo-classical economics”, following Samuelson.
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Like Tarshis’s work, Economics was attacked by American conservatives as part of the Second Red Scareor McCarthyismuniversities that adopted it were subject to “conservative samyelson pressuring”, and Samuelson was accused of Communism.