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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20160201

“The way of capitalist production is long and roundabout, and man cannot enter upon it unless he is provided with the means of subsistence for the time that must intervene before he reaps the return.” – Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, The Positive Theory of … Continue reading

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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20160125

“Capital in general we shall call a group of Products which serve as means to the Acquisition of Goods.” – Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, The Positive Theory of Capital.

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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20160118

“That roundabout methods lead to greater results than direct methods is one of the most important and fundamental propositions in the whole theory of production.” – Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, The Positive Theory of Capital.

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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20160111

“… we may put forth our labour in such a way that it at once completes the circle of conditions necessary for the emergence of the desired good, and thus the existence of the good immediately follows the expenditure of the labour; or we … Continue reading

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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20160104

“The adequate instruments for the satisfaction of human wants, or — what is the same thing — the causes of beneficent changes in human conditions, we call goods.” – Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk, The Positive Theory of Capital.

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Political Economy Quote of the Week for 20151228

“In the nature of things the historical and the statistical method treat the matter of experience in much ampler fashion, and gather it from wider fields of observation; but for that very reason they fail, on the whole, to seize … Continue reading

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Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on Marginal Utility – Part 6

Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on Marginal Utility – Part 1 Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on Marginal Utility – Part 2 Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on Marginal Utility – Part 3 Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on Marginal Utility – Part 4 Eugen von Bohm-Bawerk on … Continue reading

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