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Gunnar Myrdal

Data de nascimento: 6. Dezembro 1898
Data de falecimento: 17. Maio 1987

Gunnar Myrdal foi um economista sueco pertencente à Escola de Estocolmo.

Recebeu o Prémio de Ciências Económicas em Memória de Alfred Nobel de 1974 "por seu trabalho pioneiro na teoria da moeda e flutuações econômicas e pela análise penetrante da interdependência dos fenômenos econômicos, sociais e institucionais" .

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„Language, as we know, is full of illogicalities.“

—  Gunnar Myrdal

G. Myrdal (1951), "The Trend Towards Economic Planning." The Manchester School, 19: 1–42.
Contexto: The term 'economic planning' and perhaps still more bluntly 'planned economy' contains a tautology... The word 'economy' by itself implies, of course, a co-ordination of activities, directed towards a purpose. It implies a subject, a will, a plan, and a rational adaptation of means towards an end or or a goal. To add “planned” in order to indicate that this co<ordination of activities has a purpose, does not make much sense or cannot, anyhow, be good usage. Language, as we know, is full of illogicalities.

„Quantities defined in terms of measurements made at the end of the period in question are referred to as ex post; quantities defined in terms of action planned at the beginning of the period in question are referred to as .“

—  Gunnar Myrdal

p. 34
Monetary Equilibrium (1939)
Contexto: An important distinction exists between prospective and retrospective methods of calculating economic quantities such as incomes, savings, and investments; and... a corresponding distinction of great theoretical importance must be drawn between two alternative methods of defining these quantities. Quantities defined in terms of measurements made at the end of the period in question are referred to as ex post; quantities defined in terms of action planned at the beginning of the period in question are referred to as.

„Generally speaking, the less privileged groups in democratic society, as they become aware of their interests and their political power, will be found to press for more and more state intervention in practically all fields.“

—  Gunnar Myrdal

p. 38
Beyond the Welfare State (1958)
Contexto: Generally speaking, the less privileged groups in democratic society, as they become aware of their interests and their political power, will be found to press for more and more state intervention in practically all fields. Their interest clearly lies in having individual contracts subordinated as much as possible to general norms, laid down in laws, regulations, administrative dispositions, and semi-voluntary agreements between apparently private, but in reality, quasi-public organizations [e. g., wage agreements between Swedish unions and employers' confederations, and their counterparts in other countries].

„The treatment of the Negro is America's greatest and most conspicuous scandal.“

—  Gunnar Myrdal, livro An American Dilemma

p. 1020
An American Dilemma (1944)
Contexto: The treatment of the Negro is America's greatest and most conspicuous scandal. It is tremendously publicized, and democratic America will continue to publicize it itself. For the colored peoples all over the world, whose rising influence is axiomatic, this scandal is salt in their wounds.

„A criticism of Keynes and Hayek would have to begin by pointing out the fact that in their theoretical systems there is no place for the uncertainty factor and anticipations.“

—  Gunnar Myrdal

p. 32; Cited in: Philip Pilkington, " Gunnar Myrdal’s Prescient Criticisms of Keynes’ General Theory http://fixingtheeconomists.wordpress.com/2013/08/10/gunnar-myrdals-prescient-criticisms-of-keynes-general-theory/" Posted on August 10, 2013
Monetary Equilibrium (1939)

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„Education has in America's whole history been the major hope for improving the individual and society.“

—  Gunnar Myrdal

Myrdal (1984), quoted in: Revue internationale de pédagogie expérimentale, Vol. 22-23. H. Dunantlaan 1. (1985), p. 367

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