Piero Sraffa, Unorthodox Economist (1898-1983): A Biographical Essay

Piero Sraffa, Unorthodox Economist (1898-1983): A Biographical Essay

by Jean-Pierre Potier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415059593

ISBN-13: 9780415059596

Pub. Date: 07/24/1991

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Piero Sraffa's work has had a lasting impact on economic theory and yet we know surprisingly little about the man behind it. This is the first intellectual biography of Sraffa and it details his working relationship with thinkers as diverse as Gramsci, Keynes, Wittgenstein as well as discussing the genesis of his major works.  See more details below

Overview

Piero Sraffa's work has had a lasting impact on economic theory and yet we know surprisingly little about the man behind it. This is the first intellectual biography of Sraffa and it details his working relationship with thinkers as diverse as Gramsci, Keynes, Wittgenstein as well as discussing the genesis of his major works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415059596
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/24/1991
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.44(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1. The Formative Years of a Young Economist 2. Affinities with Communism 3. First Years in Cambridge 4. The Publication of Ricardo's Collected Works and Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities

contribution to economics. (Southern Economic Journal)

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