[OPE-L:5422] Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: turnover time and surplus value

From: Allin Cottrell (cottrell@wfu.edu)
Date: Wed Apr 25 2001 - 10:41:51 EDT

On Wed, 25 Apr 2001, Gerald_A_Levy wrote:

> Re Allin's [5419]:
> > Consumer goods waiting to be sold are also
> > constant capital.  Consider
> > the stock on a retailer's shelves: circulating
> > constant capital.
> Good morning.

And the top of the morning to you.

> Consider pineapples produced by a capitalist
> firm:  if all of the pineapples are not sold,  why
> do you think that the unsold pineapples
> (necessarily) come to represent means of production?

They may rot.  If they don't, they represent inventory (not means of
production) and hence are part of c, pro tem.


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