Title

Axiomatic General Equilibrium Theory and Referentiality

Document Type

Article

Language

eng

Format of Original

15 p.

Publication Date

1989

Publisher

Routledge (M.E. Sharpe)

Source Publication

Journal of Post Keynesian Economics

Source ISSN

01600-3477

Abstract

Explains a familiar complaint against axiomatic General Equilibrium Theory. Questions raised to the extent of successful representation of reality; Criteria for definitive assessment of a theory's representational adequacy; Arguments that the General Equilibrium Theory embodies the traditional view of reference.

Comments

Journal of Post Keynesian Economics, Vol. 11 (1989): 424-438. DOI. Publisher Link.