Edwin Burmeister

Edwin Burmeister

Research Professor Emeritus of Economics

External Address: 
201B Social Sciences, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90097, Durham, NC 27708-0097
(919) 660-1849


  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1965
  • M.A., Cornell University 1962
  • B.S., Cornell University 1961

Burmeister, Edwin. “Economic Theory and Economic Thought. Essays in Honour of Ian Steedman.” The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought 18, no. 2 (May 2011): 289–90. https://doi.org/10.1080/09672567.2010.522798. Full Text

Burmeister, Edwin. “Reflections.” History of Political Economy 41, no. Suppl 1 (2009): 35–43. https://doi.org/10.1215/00182702-2009-015. Full Text

Burmeister, E. “Equal organic composition of capital and regularity.” Metroeconomica 59, no. 3 (January 1, 2008): 323–46. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-999X.2007.00302.x. Full Text

Burmeister, E. “Theory of production: A long-period analysis - Kurz,HD, Salvadori,N.” Journal of Economic Literature 34, no. 3 (September 1, 1996): 1344–46.

Burmeister, E., and M. B. McElroy. “The residual market factor, the APT, and mean-variance efficiency.” Review of Quantitative Finance and Accounting 1, no. 1 (January 1, 1991): 27–49. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02408405. Full Text

BURMEISTER, E., and M. B. MCELROY. “JOINT ESTIMATION OF FACTOR SENSITIVITIES AND RISK PREMIA FOR THE ARBITRAGE PRICING THEORY.” Journal of Finance 43, no. 3 (July 1988): 721–35. https://doi.org/10.2307/2328195. Full Text

McElroy, M. B., E. Burmeister, and K. D. Wall. “Two estimators for the apt model when factors are measured.” Economics Letters 19, no. 3 (January 1, 1985): 271–75. https://doi.org/10.1016/0165-1765(85)90035-7. Full Text

Burmeister, E., and D. A. Graham. “Price expectations and global stability in economic systems.” Automatica 11, no. 5 (January 1, 1975): 487–97. https://doi.org/10.1016/0005-1098(75)90024-2. Full Text


Samuelson, P. A., and E. Burmeister. “Sraffa-Samuelson marginalism in the multi-primary-factor case: A fourth exploration.” In Economic Theory and Its History: Essays in Honour of Neri Salvadori, 160–63, 2016. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315643755. Full Text

Burmeister, E. “A retrospective view of Hicks's Capital and Time: A neo- Austrian theory.” In Capital Time and Transitional Dynamics, 40–71, 2008. https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203888704. Full Text