On the Question of Increasing Productivity; Harry Magdoff Responds; Economic Surplus and Class Struggle

Authors

  • Basil R. Pollitt
  • Harry Magdoff
  • Lukin Robinson

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-045-03-1993-07_6

Keywords:

Political Economy

Abstract

Dear Harry: At the Socialist Scholar's Conference you attacked the concept of "productivity." As I remember, you had previously done so in an MR article. I read your position as saying that because productivity cannot be measured in many cases (or is it all cases?) the concept lacks reality.

Published

1993-07-06

Issue

Section

Correspondence