Welcome to Digital Sraffa!

Welcome to Digital Sraffa, a site that evolved from Heretical Sraffa. Digital Sraffa is a site devoted to the online presence of the Piero Sraffa. It is from this new incarnation that the next generation of Sraffa’s online presence will be taken forward. More to come!

Happy 120th Birthday Mr. Sraffa!

After a long hiatus of posting online, we are going back to work with the Digital Sraffa project.  Be on the look out for more frequent posts, and better produced content. And we are happy to make this announcement today, on the occasion of Piero Sraffa’s birthday.  born today, August 5, in 1898. That is […]

INET Scotland

I am here at the INET Conference Reawakening…the conference is about to commence. The last two days we were at the Festival for New Economic Thinking.  See my video blog from earlier this morning here. I was part of the History of Thought Working Group with the Young Scholars Initiative (YSI) and each of us […]

Economics and Alchemy

The following was posted on the SHOE (Society of the History of Economics) list serve in response to a thread there and I wanted to share it on this blog: ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ With apologies for the length, I too have something to further add to this thread …it concerns the pursuit of ‘truth’ or the lack […]

Sraffa’s Notes on PCMC are online now!!

It is with great pleasure to announce that Sraffa’s Notes on Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities (PCMC) has been uploaded on the Wren Trinity website. I made two videos on this event that are being posted now on the Heretical Sraffa youtube channel. The first one was on May 11 immediately after having […]

D2/4: Lectures on Advanced Theory of Value online: Wren Library and Trinity 2.0

It is with great pleasure that we announce the uploading of Sraffa’s Lecture Notes on the Advanced Theory of Value from the Lectures he gave at Trinity College in 1928-31. Last week Jonathan Smith and his staff uploaded all of the images, and with this blog post we unveil the Trinity 2.0 arrangement of the […]

No scholar (this site included) knows unequivocally what Sraffa ‘really meant’…

The following comment below was posted on the INET site here in the Comment section to the blog devoted to Ajit Sinha’s new book from Palgrave Macmillan (Revolution in Economic Theory: The Economics of Piero Sraffa) . I have made it a point to reject the trend in (bourgeois) academia and not be overly and unnecessarily critical […]

On Sraffa’s Various Introductory Comments in the Ricardo Edition as influence…

The Trinity 2.0 arrangement of Sraffa’s Notes on PCMC is an organic interfaced archive combining the Bharadwaj-Garegnani (BG) and Wren Trinity arrangements. We will have a lot to say about this in upcoming posts, but at this stage it is important to know that the methodology of the arrangement takes as its cue the manner which Sraffa […]