Socialist Economic Thought and Marx

Ernesto Screpanti and Stefano Zamagni

in An Outline of the History of Economic Thought

Published in print August 1995 | ISBN: 9780198774556
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191717383 | DOI:
 Socialist Economic Thought and Marx

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A novel interpretation of the emergence of Marxian theoretical system, starting from the forerunners of socialist thought. The problem of the transformation of values into production prices is analysed in the light of modern economic theory. The laws of movement of the capitalist economy according to Marx are critically examined.

Keywords: alienation; crises; cycles; exploitation; Ricardian socialists; surplus value; transformation problem

Chapter.  12985 words. 

Subjects: History of Economic Thought

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