Thomas, Alex M and Walling, Lima (2011): Fair competition: The engine of economic development.
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This paper questions the existing notion of competition prevalent in economic theory. It is shown that the prevalent idea of competition is incompatible with economic development. Fair competition, this paper argues, ought to be understood in context. The paper ends by providing some preliminary suggestions to economists and policy makers on how to understand competition.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Fair competition: The engine of economic development|
|Keywords:||Competition; Economic development; Classical economics; Indian economy|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D6 - Welfare Economics > D63 - Equity, Justice, Inequality, and Other Normative Criteria and Measurement
D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design > D41 - Perfect Competition
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E1 - General Aggregative Models > E13 - Neoclassical
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O11 - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
L - Industrial Organization > L1 - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance > L16 - Industrial Organization and Macroeconomics: Industrial Structure and Structural Change ; Industrial Price Indices
D - Microeconomics > D4 - Market Structure, Pricing, and Design > D43 - Oligopoly and Other Forms of Market Imperfection
E - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E1 - General Aggregative Models > E11 - Marxian ; Sraffian ; Kaleckian
O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O12 - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
|Depositing User:||Alex M Thomas|
|Date Deposited:||08 Jun 2011 07:18|
|Last Modified:||23 Aug 2016 14:59|
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