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Meditaciones popperianas sobre la crisis financiera
[Meditations popperian on financial crisis]

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  • Estrada, Fernando

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In this brief meditation, financial crisis is described as coming from a deeper crisis on economic theory and its teaching in colleges and universities. Larger studies of the economy towards applied fields of social sciences, is the challenge of the present.

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  • Estrada, Fernando, 2010. "Meditaciones popperianas sobre la crisis financiera
    [Meditations popperian on financial crisis]
    ," MPRA Paper 20095, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:20095
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    Keywords

    Financial crisis; Economic Theory; Karl Popper; Falsacionism;

    JEL classification:

    • G15 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - International Financial Markets
    • Z10 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - General
    • O16 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Financial Markets; Saving and Capital Investment; Corporate Finance and Governance
    • G32 - Financial Economics - - Corporate Finance and Governance - - - Financing Policy; Financial Risk and Risk Management; Capital and Ownership Structure; Value of Firms; Goodwill

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