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Fundamentos hipotéticos para proyectos de investigación sobre la crisis económica contemporánea
[Hypothetical foundations for research projects on the contemporary economic crisis]


  • Reuben Soto, Sergio


The paper seeks to integrate the theoretical developments in the field of imperfect competition and monopoly, and operation of the firm in such conditions, with the theories of income distribution, particularly among the macroeconomic aggregates of capital and labor. And formulating a working hypothesis to focus the breaking of the capital accumulation process expressed in the current economic crisis, from a holistic perspective.

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  • Reuben Soto, Sergio, 2012. "Fundamentos hipotéticos para proyectos de investigación sobre la crisis económica contemporánea
    [Hypothetical foundations for research projects on the contemporary economic crisis]
    ," MPRA Paper 39591, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  • Handle: RePEc:pra:mprapa:39591

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    1. Michael Kumhof & Romain Rancière & Pablo Winant, 2015. "Inequality, Leverage, and Crises," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 105(3), pages 1217-1245, March.
    2. Reuben Soto, Sergio, 2008. "La crisis económica actual: una visión desde la economía política," Revista de Ciencias Económicas, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias Económicas, Universidad de Costa Rica, vol. 26(2), December.
    3. Coase, R. H., 1990. "The Firm, the Market, and the Law," University of Chicago Press Economics Books, University of Chicago Press, number 9780226111018, October.
    4. Joe S. Bain, 1941. "The Profit Rate as a Measure of Monopoly Power," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 55(2), pages 271-293.
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    Distribución del ingreso; Acumulación del capital; Centralización del capital; Empresas dominantes: Uso eficiente y eficaz de los recursos; Crisis por sobreproducción; Crisis por desproporción;

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    • B51 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Current Heterodox Approaches - - - Socialist; Marxian; Sraffian
    • D21 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Firm Behavior: Theory
    • E12 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General Aggregative Models - - - Keynes; Keynesian; Post-Keynesian
    • D3 - Microeconomics - - Distribution
    • A1 - General Economics and Teaching - - General Economics
    • D43 - Microeconomics - - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design - - - Oligopoly and Other Forms of Market Imperfection
    • D59 - Microeconomics - - General Equilibrium and Disequilibrium - - - Other

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