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A ‘Walrasian post-Keynesian’ model? Resolving the paradox of Oskar Lange’s 1938 theory of interest

Roberto Lampa.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

January 2014; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; General Aggregative Models; Capitalist Systems; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards). 11726 words.

This article investigates Oskar Lange’s 1938 article, ‘The rate of interest and the optimum propensity to consume’, with the intention of providing a thorough interpretation of this rather...

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Adapting Cooperative Structure to the New Global Environment

Robin Cross and Steven Buccola.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Agricultural Economics. 3749 words.

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Adding Actuarial Estimates of Defined-Benefit Pension Plans to National Accounts

Dominique Durant, David Lenze and Marshall B. Reinsdorf.

in Measuring Wealth and Financial Intermediation and Their Links to the Real Economy

February 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 21110 words.

Cash accounting has been used in national accounts to measure defined benefit (DB) pension plans, but actuarial measures would provide a full picture of household saving and wealth. To make...

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Addressing Inequality

Geoffrey M. Hodgson.

in Conceptualizing Capitalism

September 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 5322 words.

This chapter addresses inequality, including possible types of exploitation within capitalism and factor asymmetries between labor and capital. One asymmetry, noted by Alfred Marshal among...

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The Adjustment Problem and Protectionism

Kent Jones.

in Who's Afraid of the WTO?

January 2004; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 7842 words.

Chapter 3's mainly discusses the opposition to trade liberalization and the goals of the WTO coming from the adjustment problem. Economic adjustment is an ongoing and continuous process in...

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Admissions Policies in Europe

Catherine Withol de Wenden.

in International Migration

March 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 3664 words.

Despite the persistence of idiosyncratic characteristics, the trend in Europe's immigration policies is one of convergence in two basic areas: border control and residence rights....

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Affirmative Action and Reservations in the American and Indian Labor Markets: Are They Really That Bad?

Edward Montgomery.

in A Not-so-dismal Science

January 2000; p ublished online November 2003 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 11469 words.

The theoretical and empirical evidence of the economic effects of affirmative action or quota (positive discrimination) programmes for minority racial groups in the USA, and of reservations...

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After Capitalism?

Geoffrey M. Hodgson.

in Conceptualizing Capitalism

September 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 6443 words.

The final chapter considers various post-capitalist possibilities (other than traditional socialism, which was discussed critically in chapter 12). The definition of capitalism as developed...

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After Janjaweed? Socioeconomic Impacts of the Conflict in Darfur

Ola Olsson.

in The World Bank Economic Review

October 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Capitalist Systems; Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity. 9520 words.

This article uses a unique database on 542 villages in southwestern Darfur to analyze patterns of land reallocation and population change that have emerged as a consequence of the recent...


Martin Holbraad.

in Economies of Favour after Socialism

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Economic Systems. 4057 words.

A central theme of this volume is that favours are inherently paradoxical, since they appear to combine gratuity and calculation. While this may seem to render favours comparable to gifts,...

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