[OPE-L:3385] Re: TSS and Tech Change

andrew kliman (Andrew_Kliman@msn.com)
Sun, 13 Oct 1996 10:49:34 -0700 (PDT)

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In reply to Duncan's ope-l 3381:

Measurement difficulties notwithstanding, my point was that rises in the
technical and organic compositions of capital are perfectly compatible with
"capital-saving" technical change, once value is conceived as temporally and
not simultaneously determined. Hence, although Marx clearly did think that
technical change is generally of the TCC/OCC-increasing variety in capitalism,
this cannot be taken as evidence that he thought technical change is
"capital-using." Nor does there seem to be any other evidence that he thought

Andrew Kliman