Alfred Marshall and Neoclassicism
Alfred Marshall and Neoclassicism4,17 6 5 Forfatter: Robert Hébert Oplæser: Louis Rukeyser
Darwin’s ideas about biological evolution especially influenced Marshall, who learned a great deal about economic behavior by viewing a business firm as a biological organism, complete with a life cycle. He is perhaps best remembered for explaining the interaction of supply (i.e. costs of production) and demand (i.e. consumer utility), using the famous “scissors” metaphor to explain how these forces determine the price of an object.
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