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  • Print publication year: 2019
  • Online publication date: November 2019

2 - The Foundations: Classicals and Marginalists

from Part I - The Background

Summary

In the framework of a critical illustration of the contemporary history of economics, this chapter provides a brief exposition of the main characteristics of the Classical and the marginalist approaches, including the notions of self-interest and felicific calculus and Marx’s thought