Cockshott, W. Paul (2007): Mises, Kantorovich and Economic Computation.
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An article that reviews the work of Kantorovich in the light of von Mises claim that rational calculations were impossible without markets. It gives a tutorial introduction to the use of Kantorovich's methods, compares his approach to that of Dantzig. An assesment is given of the extent to which new interior point methods of linear programming strengthen or weaken Kantorovich's claims.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Mises, Kantorovich and Economic Computation|
|Keywords:||Kantorovich, Linear-programming, von-Mises|
|Subjects:||C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods ; Programming Models ; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling > C63 - Computational Techniques ; Simulation Modeling
P - Economic Systems > P2 - Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925 > B24 - Socialist ; Marxist ; Sraffian
B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925 > B25 - Historical ; Institutional ; Evolutionary ; Austrian
|Depositing User:||W. Paul Cockshott|
|Date Deposited:||03. Dec 2007 14:34|
|Last Modified:||24. May 2015 17:02|