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Capital and Time: A Neo-Austrian Theory

J. R. Hicks

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198772866
eISBN:
9780191596414
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198772866.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This book, first published in 1973, takes up an important approach to capital which had gone out of fashion. There has been some recent renewed interest in this approach. The ‘Austrian’ theory of ... More


Production

Mario Amendola and Jean‐Luc Gaffard

in Out of Equilibrium

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198293804
eISBN:
9780191595851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198293801.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

The way we look at production is the watershed between equilibrium theory and out‐of‐equilibrium theory. Standard production theory is consistent with an equilibrium analytical context, where the ... More


Processes and Production Methods: A Special Case under the GATT and the TBT Agreement?

Erich Vranes

in Trade and the Environment: Fundamental Issues in International Law, WTO Law, and Legal Theory

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199562787
eISBN:
9780191705366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562787.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, EU Law

This chapter addresses the question of whether a WTO Member is allowed to introduce measures affecting trade in goods that are concerned with process and production methods which are not related to ... More


Made in the World

Pol Antràs

in Global Production: Firms, Contracts, and Trade Structure

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691168272
eISBN:
9781400873746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691168272.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter gives an overview of the state of global production networks in the present age, particularly in the “slicing of the value chain” phenomenon, which refers to the gradual disintegration ... More


An Alternative Approach: Remodelling and Refinements

Michio Morishima

in Theory of Economic Growth

Published in print:
1969
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198281641
eISBN:
9780191596667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198281641.003.0015
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The argument developed in the previous chapter was based on the tacit assumption that the production of goods by means of goods and labour is independent of the feeding of labour, and was described ... More


Economic Implications of the ‘Revolution’

Michio Morishima

in Theory of Economic Growth

Published in print:
1969
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198281641
eISBN:
9780191596667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198281641.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The neoclassical model so far examined in the book assumes, among other things: (a) that firms can be classified into two or several industries, each producing a single output; (b) that capital goods ... More


The Challenge of Change

Graham M. Winch

in Managing Production: Engineering Change and Stability

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198288411
eISBN:
9780191684593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198288411.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to explore the implementation of advanced production methods (APM), and thereby evaluate contemporary claims that a new production paradigm is ... More


Factor Shares and Resource Booms: Accounting for the Evolution of Venezuelan Inequality

Francisco RodrÍguez

in Inequality Growth and Poverty in an Era of Liberalization and Globalization

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
August 2004
ISBN:
9780199271412
eISBN:
9780191601255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199271410.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This is the second of five country case studies on income inequality, and shows that income inequality in Venezuela has significantly worsened during the past 27 years; in particular, the worsening ... More


Inputs, Outputs, and Costs

John P. Burkett

in Microeconomics: Optimization, Experiments, and Behavior

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195189629
eISBN:
9780199850778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189629.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter examines simple production processes with only two inputs and one output. It describes methods for solving a cost minimization problem or finding the cheapest combination of inputs that ... More


Making ‘Good’ Television: Creative Philosophies, Professionalism and Production Values

Lesley Henderson

in Social Issues in Television Fiction

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625314
eISBN:
9780748651177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625314.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

The ways in which diverse social issues are represented on prime-time television are subject to the focus of different groups. As pointed out in the previous chapter, activists, policy makers, lay ... More


Cost Minimization Using Linear Programming

John P. Burkett

in Microeconomics: Optimization, Experiments, and Behavior

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195189629
eISBN:
9780199850778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189629.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter examines the use of linear programming in cost minimization efforts in production processes. Most economics have turned to linear programming to explain the convexity of isoquants, ... More


Beckett on Screen: The Television Plays

Jonathan Bignell

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719064203
eISBN:
9781781701867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719064203.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This study analyses Samuel Beckett's television plays in relation to the history and theory of television, arguing that they are in dialogue with innovative television traditions connected to ... More


Television Fiction in Context: Education and Entertainment

Lesley Henderson

in Social Issues in Television Fiction

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625314
eISBN:
9780748651177
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625314.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Compared to the well-developed sociology of news production, there are few accounts of how the production process operates in relation to television fiction. The soap opera has not been examined and ... More


Conceptualizing Production

Geoffrey M. Hodgson

in Conceptualizing Capitalism: Institutions, Evolution, Future

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226168005
eISBN:
9780226168142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226168142.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic Systems

As a prelude to the consideration of capitalist and post-capitalist possibilities, this chapter considers the general nature of the production process. After a review of key contributions by ... More


The age of location realism

Richard Hewett

in The Changing Spaces of Television Acting: From Studio Realism to Location Realism in BBC Television Drama

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781784992989
eISBN:
9781526128362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784992989.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

The huge shift that has taken place in British television drama production in the 2000s, away from multi-camera studio and towards single camera location (and occasional soundstage) work, has been ... More


Talk as Work: Routinizing the Production Process

in The Money Shot: Trash, Class, and the Making of TV Talk Shows

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226309095
eISBN:
9780226309088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309088.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Producers strive to elicit the money shot because they require visible evidence of a guest's emotional state. At the same time, because any one producer has only five or six days to prepare for a ... More


Bridges to Free Composition

Kofi Agawu

in Music as Discourse: Semiotic Adventures in Romantic Music

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195370249
eISBN:
9780199852161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195370249.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Theory, Analysis, Composition

This chapter discusses the idea of bridges to free composition through several stylistic contexts. The chapter looks at Corelli, J.S. Bach, Schubert, Chopin, Mahler, and Richard Strauss. It shows ... More


Interpreting an Authentic “Sense of Place”

Heather A. Diamond

in American Aloha: Cultural Tourism and the Negotiation of Tradition

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831714
eISBN:
9780824869342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831714.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

This chapter examines how “authenticity” was mediated through the rhetorical and spatial constructions of the production process leading up to the frenzy of activity at the National Mall for the ... More


The Other Side of the Camera: Motives and Misgivings

in The Money Shot: Trash, Class, and the Making of TV Talk Shows

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226309095
eISBN:
9780226309088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309088.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter discusses the process of the production of talk shows from the perspective of guests, focusing not only on their motivations for participating but also on their experiences on- and ... More


Institutional Investors in Global Markets

Gordon L Clark and Ashby H B Monk

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198793212
eISBN:
9780191835131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793212.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This book is about what institutional investors do, how they do it, and when and where they do it: it is about the production of investment returns in the global economy. It also tackles some of the ... More


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