Innovation, Knowledge and Growth: Adam Smith, Schumpeter and the Moderns

Innovation, Knowledge and Growth: Adam Smith, Schumpeter and the Moderns

By: Heinz D. Kurz (author)Paperback

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This book deals with the prime movers of socio-economic development, innovations and technical change, their origins, forms and effects. It contains a set of closely related chapters, some of which have been previously published as papers in scholarly journals

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1. Introduction 2. Technical Progress, Capital Accumulation and Income Distribution in Classical Economics: Adam Smith, David Ricardo and Karl Marx 3. Joseph A. Schumpeter - An Economist between Marx and Walras 4. Innovations and Profits. Schumpeter and the Classical Heritage 5. On the Growth of Knowledge about the Role of Knowledge in Economic Growth. A Critical Assessment of Recent Literature on Growth Theory 6. Who is going to kiss Sleeping Beauty? On the 'Classical' Analytical Origins and Perspectives of Input-Output Analysis 7. Whither the History of Economic Thought? Going Slowly Rather Nowhere?

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  • publication date: 11/11/2013
  • ISBN13: 9780415746373
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9780415746373
  • weight: 272
  • ISBN10: 041574637X

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