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Samuelson and switching of techniques


  • Giuseppe Bertola

    () (University of Turin - Department of Economics)


This paper reflects briefly on the importance (or not) of a certain theoretical issue and of Paul Samuelson’s contribution to economic analysis. In doing so it recalls personal experiences, aiming to illustrate what that great economist and a grand Economics debate looked like to somebody who was Italian, young, and at mit in the mid-1980s.

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  • Giuseppe Bertola, 2010. "Samuelson and switching of techniques," History of Economic Ideas, Fabrizio Serra Editore, Pisa - Roma, vol. 18(3), pages 187-196.
  • Handle: RePEc:hid:journl:v:18:y:2010:3:8:p:187-196

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