Limit search to items available for checkout
46 results found. Sorted by relevance | date | title .
E-BOOK
Title Mr Sraffa on Joint Production and Other Essays.
Imprint London : Routledge, 2004.
©1989.

Copies/Volumes

LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (398 pages)
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Subject Electronic books. -- local.
Prices.
Production (Economic theory)
Sraffa, Piero. -- Production of commodities by means of commodities.
Contents Book Cover -- Half-title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- PART I Introduction -- 1 Sraffa's First Critique -- 2 Ricardo and the Surplus Approach -- 3 Single-Product Sraffa Systems: Labour Values -- 4 Single-Product Sraffa Systems: Prices -- 5 Single Product Sraffa Systems: Movement of Relative Prices -- 6 Single-Product Sraffa Systems: Basics and Non-Basics -- 7 Single-Product Sraffa Systems: The Standard Commodity -- 8 Single-Product Sraffa Systems: Reswitching -- 9 Theory and History -- Note: -- 10 The Problem of Value with Joint Production in a Classical Perspective -- Note: -- 11 The Fundamental Principle of the Determination of Prices with Joint Production -- Note: -- 12 The Main Questions to be Answered and the Limits of the Answers Given in this Book -- 13 Summary of Results -- 14 Notation and how to Get Started with Joint Production -- PART II Mr Sraffa on Joint Production -- A General Joint-Production Systems -- 1 The System -- Assumptions -- Prices and their normalization -- Decomposability and all-productive systems -- DEFINITION -- ALL-PRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS: -- Subsystems and Integrated Systems3 -- Notes. -- 2 The Concept of a Basic System -- Definition -- Lemma -- Theorem 2.1 -- Notes -- 3 The Uniqueness of the Basic System -- Theorem 3.11 -- COROLLARY: -- PROOF (OF COROLLARY): -- Theorem 3.2 -- PROOF: -- COROLLARY TO THEOREMS 3.1 AND 3.2 -- Theorem 3.3 -- COROLLARY: -- Theorem 3.4 -- PROOF: -- Notes -- 4 Labour Values -- An Apparent Paradox (see PCMC, sec. 70) -- 5 Distribution and the Standard Commodity -- Notes -- 6 Expansions of the Price Vector -- Theorem 6.1 -- PROOF: -- 7 Peculiarities of Joint-Production Systems: Existence of the Standard Commodity -- Theorem 7.1 -- PROOF: -- Note -- 8 All-productive and Related Systems -- 9 The Standard Commodity and the Possibility of Balanced Growth -- Theorem 9.1.
NOTE: -- Notes -- 9a Residual Commodities and Dispensable Processes -- 9b Balanced Growth and Truncation -- Note -- 9c Beyond the Golden Rule -- Theorem 9c.1 -- Theorem 9c.2 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 9c.3 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 9c.4 -- 10 Graphic Techniques Method -- 11 Applications -- Theorem -- PROOF: -- 11a Diagrams for Section 9b -- B Specific Joint-Production Systems -- 12 Definition of a Pure Fixed-Capital System -- Definition -- NOTE -- Notes -- 13 The Centre of Fixed-Capital Systems -- Theorem 13.1 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 13.2 -- PROOF: -- NOTE: -- Theorem 13.3 -- Theorem 13.4 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 13.5 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 13.6 -- NOTE: -- PROOF: -- COROLLARY: -- Notes -- 14 Price Movements of Finished Goods -- Theorem 14.1 -- PROOF: -- NOTE: -- Theorem 14.2 -- PROOF: -- NOTE: -- 15 The Value of Machines -- Theorem 15.1 -- Theorem 15.2 -- PROOF: -- Theorem 15.3 -- PROOF: -- NOTE 1: -- NOTE 2: -- NOTE 2a: -- NOTE 2b: -- Note -- 16 Efficiency and Age of Machines -- Note -- 17 Perennial and Obsolete Machines in Long-Period and Short-Period Analysis -- Notes -- 18 Fixed Capital, Switching of Techniques and the von Neumann Model -- Theorem 18.1 -- COROLLARY: -- Theorem 18.2 -- Theorem 18.2a -- PROOF: -- Notes -- 18a Fixed Capital and Truncation if g<r -- Definition -- 18b Fixed Capital and Joint Production in a Growing Economy -- 19 'Extensive' and 'Intensive' Diminishing Returns -- Definitions -- (I) Differential Rent of the First Kind (DRI): -- (II) Differential Rent of the Second Kind (DRII) -- Specialization -- Diversity -- Note -- 19a A Digression on International Trade -- Note -- 19b A Digression on Exhaustible Resources1 -- Note -- 20 Effects of the Presence of Land on the Basic System -- 20a Differential Rent, Absolute Rent and the Choice of Techniques -- Notes -- 20b Homogeneity and Heterogeneity of Capital, Land and Labour.
PART III Other Essays -- Essay 1 Production Costs in Neoclassical Theory -- Notes -- Essay 2 Ricardo -- Notes -- Essay 3 Critique of Neoclassical Theory -- Notes -- Essay 4 Sraffa and Marx -- Notes -- Essay 4a Sraffa and Marx: Some Reflections on the Homogeneity of Labour -- Essay 5 Distribution, Prices and Competition -- Notes -- Essay 6 Some Thoughts on the Foundation of Value in Sraffa and his Standard Commodity -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary An attempt to provide a formal analysis of joint production, the text of which was originally the author's PhD thesis. The work is designed to lead from the most abstract and general concepts of the theory of value to applications in the areas of the measurement of capital and growth, of international trade, and of natural resources.
Other Title Print version Schefold, Bertram Mr Sraffa on Joint Production and Other Essays London : Routledge,c2004 9780043381502