Wissensteilung: Thünen-Vorlesung bei der Jahrestagung 2000 des Vereins für Socialpolitik, Berlin 20. September 2000
AbstractFriedrich A. Hayek's notion of division of knowledge arouses new interest in an economy for which knowledge represents the most important resource. Hayek's problem was how to use the knowledge scattered in society efficiently. In Hayek's solution the prices emerging by competition play the crucial role. They indicate to the individual agents what they can do expediently for their own advantage and also for society, even though they dispose only of limited (implicit) knowledge. Copyright Verein fü Socialpolitik und Blackwell Publishers Ltd 2001
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