Aggregate Production Functions

Nonlinear Dynamics and Pseudo-Production Functions

  • Topic: Aggregate Production Functions
  • Date: 2005

The Eastern Economics Journal, Special Issue on Production Functions.[Download PDF 239KB]

Humbug Production Function

  • Topic: Aggregate Production Functions
  • Date: 1986

in The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economic Theory and Doctrine, John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, and Peter Newman (eds.), The Macmillan Press Lts., London. [Download PDF 133KB]

Laws of Production and Laws of Algebra—Humbug II

  • Topic: Aggregate Production Functions
  • Date: 1980

in Growth, Profits and Property, Edward J. Nell (ed.), Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. [Download PDF 805KB]

Laws of Production and Laws of Algebra: The Humbug Production Function

  • Topic: Aggregate Production Functions
  • Date: 1974

(1974) The Review of Economics and Statistics, Volume 56(1), February 1974, p. 115-120. [Download PDF 873KB] [Spanish Translation PDF 416KB]
For Robert Solow's rejoinder, click here.

For my responses to Robert Solow's rejoinder, please see "Laws of Production and Laws of Algebra: Humbug II" (1980): [Download PDF 805KB] and "Nonlinear Dynamics and Pseudo-Production Functions" (2005): [Download PDF 239KB]