Whither socialism?

by Joseph E. Stiglitz

Publisher: MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass

Written in English
Published: Pages: 338 Downloads: 279
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Subjects:

  • Mixed economy -- Mathematical models.,
  • Capitalism -- Mathematical models.,
  • Neoclassical school of economics.

Edition Notes

StatementJoseph E. Stiglitz.
SeriesThe Wicksell lectures ;, 1990
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB90 .S78 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 338 p. :
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1431703M
ISBN 10026219340X
LC Control Number93043188

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The rapid collapse of socialism has raised new economic policy questions and revived old theoretical issues. In this book, Joseph Stiglitz explains how the neoclassical, or Walrasian model (the formal articulation of Adam Smith's invisible hand), which has dominated economic thought over the past half century, may have wrongly encouraged the belief that market socialism could work.

The rapid collapse of socialism has raised new economic policy questions and revived old theoretical issues. In this book, Joseph Stiglitz explains how the neoclassical, or Walrasian model (the formal articulation of Adam Smith's invisible hand), which has dominated economic thought over the past half century, may have wrongly encouraged the belief that market socialism could work/5(14).

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In this book, Joseph Stiglitz explains how the neoclassical, or Walrasian model (the formal articulation of Adam Smith's invisible hand), which has dominated economic thought over the past half century, may have wrongly encouraged the belief that market socialism could work/5(5).

The rapid collapse of socialism has raised new economic policy questions and revived old theoretical issues. In this book, Joseph Stiglitz explains how the neoclassical, or Walrasian model (the formal articulation of Adam Smith's invisible hand), which has dominated economic thought over the past half century, may have wrongly encouraged the belief that market socialism could work/5(32).

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In concluding Whither Socialism, Joseph E. Stiglitz states that "if I were to claim that socialism as an ideology can now officially be declared dead, I do not think it would be an exaggeration." This declaration is made after a lengthily and sustained attack on socialism in the form of market socialism and communism as described by models.

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Stiglitz, a member of the President's Council of Economic Advisers. The book also examines Hayek's criticism of a centrally planned economy and Lange's proposal of market socialism in the “Socialist Calculation” debate, which has been ongoing since the s, and acknowledges Hayek's vision of a distributed market with local and tacit knowledge to explain why socialism is infeasible and capitalism is robust.

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Reproduced with permission of the copyright owner. Further reproduction prohibited without permission. Created Date: 09/02/09 In his book Whither Socialism?, Joseph Stiglitz criticized models of market socialism from the era of the socialist calculation debate in the s as part of a more general criticism of neoclassical general equilibrium theory, proposing that market models be augmented.

Criticism of socialism is any critique of socialist models of economic organization and their feasibility as well as the political and social implications of adopting such a system.

Some critiques are not directed toward socialism as a system, but rather toward the socialist movement, parties or existing critics consider socialism to be a purely theoretical concept that should be. The ultimate goal of globalization is free investment capitalism for all people – not only capitalists and speculators, but workers, students, and housewives as book also examines Hayek's criticism of a centrally planned economy and Lange's proposal of market socialism in the “Socialist Calculation” debate, which has been ongoing.

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[]) and index. Subjects. Socialism is traditionally considered a political‐ economic system that aspires to replace the institutions of a market capitalist economy with social ownership of the means of production, comprehensive economic planning, and an egalitarian distribution of wealth.

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A. Hayek Program scholars as .The reforms that took place in China in the late s were influenced by the market socialism that originated in Eastern Europe. They were characterized by the maintenance of the dominant role of the state-owned economy and the framework of the planned economy, but at the same time they gave enterprises increased autonomy and allowed more market influences.

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