[OPE-L:6441] Re: [OPE] What is prior? Response to Paul C

Paul Cockshott (wpc@faraday.org)
Thu, 09 Apr 1998 09:26:27 +0100

Alan Freeman wrote:

> So why can't I add up all the prices of all the goods in all the shops in
> Britain, including of course the OEMs, distributors, wholesalers,
> resellers, and everyone else offering anything for sale? AKA the 'total
> social product'.

Because the total social product is a flow per unit time. If expressed
in money it must be measured over a time interval.