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Tres conceptos de escasez


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  • Javier Iguíñiz

    (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú)


Nuestra propuesta es distinguir entre tres tipos de escasez: la absoluta, la relativa y la comparativa. De esta manera asociamos la escasez a los tres aspectos o procesos de la economía: la producción, el intercambio y la distribución. A lo largo del siglo XX, en la teoría económica, el concepto de escasez ha sido tan central como unilateral pues solo ha sido tratado en relación al segundo de los aspectos

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Article provided by Departamento de Economía - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú in its journal Revista Economía.

Volume (Year): 33 (2010)
Issue (Month): 65 ()
Pages: 69-102

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Handle: RePEc:pcp:pucrev:y:2010:i:65:p:69-102

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Keywords: escasez; necesidad; intercambio; felicidad; libertad;

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