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1. period of production

The period of production is, or purports to be, a measure of aggregate capital per head. More specifically, it is a theoretical concept which tries to ...

By G.O. Orosel. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Bukharin, Nikolai Ivanovitch (1888–1938)

Nikolai Bukharin is commonly acknowledged to have been one of the most brilliant theoreticians in the Bolshevik movement and an outstanding figure in ...

By Donald J. Harris. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. intertemporal equilibrium and efficiency

A clear formalization of intertemporal equilibrium not only aids the fundamental conceptualization of economic activity but should also lead to comparative ...

By E. Malinvaud. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. Lauderdale, Eighth Earl of [James Maitland] (1759–1839)

Born into a Scottish aristocratic family, Lauderdale entered the House of Commons at the age of 21 as a supporter of the Liberal Whig leader Charles Fox. ...

By Morton Paglin. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Wicksell, Johan Gustav Knut (1851–1926)

Life and career Johan Gustav Knut Wicksell was born in Stockholm on 20 December 1851, the youngest of six ...

By Carl G. Uhr. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. Knight, Frank Hyneman (1885–1962)

A founder of the Chicago School, Frank Knight in his 1921 classic text Risk, Uncertainty and Profit defined perfect competition and distinguished risk ...

By George J. Stigler. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. labour economics

Labour economics studies the demand and supply for the most important factor of production, human beings. Since the days of Marshall and indeed of Smith, ...

By Richard B. Freeman. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. Hayek, Friedrich August von (1899–1992)

This article reviews the major intellectual contributions of the Austrian-born Nobel laureate Friedrich Hayek. Within economics, Hayek made contributions ...

By Bruce Caldwell. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. Marshall, Alfred (1842–1924)

English economist Alfred Marshall, founder of the Cambridge School of economics, was a leading and internationally prominent figure in ...

By John K. Whitaker. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. capital theory (paradoxes)

Capital theory has led economists to discover relationships that look ‘paradoxical’ or counter-intuitive, as they run counter widely accepted ‘parables’. ...

By Luigi L. Pasinetti and Roberto Scazzieri. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008