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H. H. Gossen - Half-Forgotten Personalities of Economic Though

Pavel Sirůček

Acta Oeconomica Pragensia, 2015, vol. 2015, issue 2, 67-74

Abstract: H. H. Gossen was a Prussian court clerk, autodidact. He for the first time detected the marginal utility principles (three Gossen principles). At the time of his life he was unacknowledged,although he is the most important predecessor of neoclasic economic thought and marginalistict revolution.

Keywords: H. H. Gossen; predecessors of neoclassical economics; theory of marginal utility; marginalist revolution (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: B11 D00 D46 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2015
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