Critical Essays on Piero Sraffa's Legacy in Economics by Heinz D. Kurz

By Heinz D. Kurz

This assortment deals a severe evaluate of the printed works of Piero Sraffa, one of many top economists of the 20 th century, and their legacy for the economics occupation. the subjects coated discover Sraffa's interpretation of the classical economists; his thought of worth and distribution; his critique of partial and normal neoclassical equilibrium thought; his specialise in the matter of capital; and his critique of Hayek's financial overinvestment concept of the enterprise cycle. particular concerns investigated comprise intertemporal basic equilibrium idea and the capital challenge; the chance of reswitching; Ricardo, Malthus, and the corn version; and the which means and implication of the capital controversy. one of the individuals are some of the world's top scholars of Sraffian economics.

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