oil, and theories of value

Xenon Zi-Neng Yuan wenhuadageming at comcast.net
Sun Aug 10 13:09:06 MDT 2003

At 02:58 PM 8/10/2003 -0700, dms wrote:
>I don't think so.  I think they represent the rather reactionary wing of
>capital who find in rates of discovery, production, and reserves, not just
>the second law of thermodynamics, but Malthus.
>Some Marxists make that point, but neither Hubbert, nor  Campbell nor the
>foco centered around the Colorado School of Mines wants anythng to do with
>Marx other than to take socialism as inimical to the progress of resource
>development and controlled utilization.

looks like in my rush to respond to messages, i'm not writing clearly or
reading carefully.  my apologies.  what i meant by referring to
"hubbertists", et al, was the people on this list and elsewhere that you
seem to refer to as "hubbertists" because they accept the oil depletion thesis.


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