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The tension between what we wish for and what we can get, between values and opportunities, exists even at the purely individual level. A hermit on a mountain may value warm clothing and yet be hard-pressed to make it from the leaves, bark, or skins he can find. But when many people are competing with each other for satisfaction of their wants, learning how to exploit whatThe tension between what we wish for and what we can get, between values and opportunities, exists even at the purely individual level. A hermit on a mountain may value warm clothing and yet be hard-pressed to make it from the leaves, bark, or skins he can find. But when many people are competing with each other for satisfaction of their wants, learning how to exploit what is available becomes more difficult. In this volume, Nobel Laureate Kenneth J. Arrow analyzes why - and how - human beings organize their common lives to overcome the basic economic problem: the allocation of scarce resources....

Title : Limits of Organization
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ISBN : 9780393093230
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 92 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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Limits of Organization Reviews

  • Bradley
    2019-03-03 21:34

    A good short book on Organizational Economics.

  • Stephen
    2019-03-07 16:42

    A good, though turgid and somewhat dated, attempt to explain organizations from a neoclassical perspective.