Mariollis, Theodore (2012): Goodwin’s Growth Cycle Model with the BhaduriMarglin Accumulation Function.

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This paper incorporates the BhaduriMarglin accumulation function in Goodwin’s growth cycle model. It seems that, a priori, nothing unambiguous can be said about the dynamic behaviour of that extended system, since it depends crucially on two separate factors: (i) the form of the accumulation function; and (ii) the degree of capital heterogeneity.
Item Type:  MPRA Paper 

Original Title:  Goodwin’s Growth Cycle Model with the BhaduriMarglin Accumulation Function 
Language:  English 
Keywords:  BhaduriMarglin accumulation function; capital heterogeneity; Goodwin’s growth cycle model; Sraffian theory 
Subjects:  B  History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B5  Current Heterodox Approaches > B51  Socialist; Marxian; Sraffian E  Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E3  Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles > E32  Business Fluctuations; Cycles C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6  Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C67  InputOutput Models C  Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6  Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C62  Existence and Stability Conditions of Equilibrium 
Item ID:  40738 
Depositing User:  Theodore Mariolis 
Date Deposited:  18. Aug 2012 18:27 
Last Modified:  14. Feb 2013 08:07 
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