2013

The Growth Spiral

Money, Energy, and Imagination in the Dynamics of the Market Process

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ISBN: 978-3-642-31880-1 (Print) 978-3-642-31881-8 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

  3. Money and the Market

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Pages 9-13

      The Difference Between Market and Barter: Money and the Making of Markets

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      Pages 15-36

      Capital and the Firm: The Firm as the Engine of the Market Process

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      Pages 37-46

      Money and Money Creation in a Two-Stage Banking System

  4. Market and Production

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 47-47

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      Pages 49-74

      The Development of the Theories of Production: Valid Insights and Shortcomings

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      Pages 75-91

      Production Involving Nature and Imagination

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      Pages 93-105

      Income Distribution in the Process of Growth

  5. Money and Production in the Dynamics of the Growth Spiral – Growth Imperative and Growth Impetus

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

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      Pages 109-113

      From the Theory of Growth to the Theory of the Growing Economy

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      Pages 115-120

      The Economic Process as a Growth Spiral

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      Pages 121-127

      The Increase of the Present Value of Profits as the Growth Impetus

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      Pages 129-145

      The Avoidance of Losses as the Growth Imperative

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      Pages 147-151

      Growth Opportunities and Growth Obstacles: The Role of the State

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 153-157

      Summary and Outlook

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 159-165