1-20 of 531 Search Results for

disposable

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (1): 89–114.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Juan Zabalza The self-made Spanish economist Germán Bernácer (1833–1865) drew up a coherent theory of economic fluctuations—the theory of disposable funds—during the 1920s that has recently drawn the attention of historians of economic thought who appreciate its original approach and have weighted...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (3): 505–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Craig Smith In his Life of Adam Smith , Dugald Stewart notes that Smith was “always disposed to ascribe to custom and fashion their full share in regulating the opinions of mankind with respect to beauty.” Indeed, Stewart refers to this as a “collateral” inquiry within The Theory of Moral...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (1): 19–27.
Published: 01 March 1975
... to find some way of treating the government ac- counts as an active initiating factor, along with investment.l The easiest 1. Several matters of definition must be disposed of when government receipts and expenditures are segregated from the receipts and expenditures of others in the mu1...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1993) 25 (4): 739–744.
Published: 01 November 1993
...: the concep- tion of defense as an argument in a social welfare function; the concep- tion of disposable population as an index of the national surplus; and an analysis of the effect of fiscal policy upon the allocation of produc- tive factors. Chalmers begins by supposing that “the surplus food...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2006) 38 (3): 407–436.
Published: 01 September 2006
... be found in embryo in his 1916 volume, Sociedad y felicidad, but only in the 1920s—after the introduction of the key concept of disponibilidades (disposable funds) in 1922—were the main ideas put together (see Bernácerʼs [1945, 199–210] own account of the development of his analytical framework...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (2): 221–241.
Published: 01 June 1991
... for labor and the socially determined subsistence wage (259). A capitalist class exists to employ workers in the A sector for which it receives profit. When wages in the A sector have been met, “an immense quan- tity of surplus food” remains “at the disposal of its proprietor,” the landlord class...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (1): 28–31.
Published: 01 March 1975
... is the marginal propensity to consume out of disposable income. The first term, 1, represents the initial expenditure. The second term, c, is the fraction of this expenditure which is respent for consumption in the second “round’ of the multi- plier, and so on. The sum of this series, when c lies...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (1): 36–42.
Published: 01 March 1975
... will either be totally absent or will be sub- stantially less than in the case of financing through borrowing. As the government withdraws an amount in taxes equivalent to that which it spends, total private disposable income will remain substantially un- changed.2 It will change only...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1986) 18 (4): 567–577.
Published: 01 November 1986
... resorted to by certain fishermen, and its contrast with the usual English auction: When a herring or mackerel boat has discharged on the beach, at Hastings or Dover, last night’s take of fish, the boatmen, in order to dispose of thier cargo, commonly resort to a process called Dutch...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (4): 478–481.
Published: 01 November 1974
... which receives considerable emphasis in the Introduction is the question of the “disposability” of profits, ex- haustively discussed by Turgot in the final part of his Rkflexions. Here I would offer the following comments in addition to those made by Professor Meek. Profit (or interest...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 1990
... in government expen- 14. Moral sentiments, 85-86. 15. Sometimes attitudes that prevail among members of a family can be artificially reproduced outside it. “Among well-disposed people, the necessity or conveniency of mutual accommodation, very frequently produces a friendship not unlike...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1975) 7 (1): 3–18.
Published: 01 March 1975
... propo- sition: that the marginal values of induced expenditures by the recipients of changes in government expenditures on goods and services are the same as those of payers of taxes, in relation to their disposable incomes (national product less taxes) or to private expenditure less imports...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (2): 282–290.
Published: 01 June 1980
.... By lowering his reservation prices, the first individual would find himself in the position of being able to dispose of larger amounts of surplus goods. An upper limit on these holdings is determined by the amount the first person could give away before everybody found their spoilage constraint...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1981) 13 (4): 794–811.
Published: 01 November 1981
... subjects of direct taxation, form, in the hands of individuals, large disposeable funds for indirect taxation?/lS. In what respect is the Rent of Houses es- sentially different from the Rent of Land? And why is a tax on the rents of houses less partial than a land-tax?/l6. What is the peculiar...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1969) 1 (1): 150–172.
Published: 01 March 1969
... in the process of production, to what he called “capital-disposal” or the “positive command of capital” during the period it was provided (pp. 199-200). The use of durable goods constituted “the most important cause of the demand for capital-disposal” (pp. 281-19). The quantity of durable goods...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2005) 37 (2): 245–261.
Published: 01 June 2005
... at one’s disposal at any given time and place is directly proportional to the quantity of objects of any kind that one may provide for oneself with money. Hence, in that case, nominal wealth and nominal income do convey in an accurate enough manner one’s real income and wealth. On the contrary...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (2): 353–358.
Published: 01 June 1990
... these circumstances, and thinking that fifteen hundred or two thousand pounds ought not to be neglected by a family man, if it can be acquired without doing anything either dishonourable or disagreeable, I am disposed to enter into a negotiation with Mr. Thompson if I hear from you that he...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (3): 599–604.
Published: 01 September 1995
... reserves for future replacement (section I1 2). In other words, department I1 as a whole has at its disposal, as it were, a reserve fund from which value is both continuously withdrawn and deposited. What is lost on the one hand is gained on the other. “The various capitals invested...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (suppl_1): 137–159.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... “Relation of Disposable Income and the Business Cycle to Expen- ditures.” Review of Economics and Statistics 28 (4): 199–207. Bennion, E. G. 1946. “The Consumption Function: Cyclically Variable?” Review of Economics and Statistics 28 (4): 219–24. Boulier, B. L., and R. S. Goldfarb. 1998...
Journal Article
History of Political Economy (1974) 6 (4): 481–486.
Published: 01 November 1974
... of the “disposability” of profits, ex- haustively discussed by Turgot in the final part of his Rkflexions. Here I would offer the following comments in addition to those made by Professor Meek. Profit (or interest-the terms were treated as synony- mous by Turgot) was envisaged by him as the minimum supply...