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WEA Commentaries Volume 13, Issue No. 1, July 2023

Summary of the Great Transformation by Polanyi Asad Zaman Economics, Anthropology and the Origin of Money as a Bargaining Counter Patrick Spread “Capitalism is the most successful, but also the most destructive ideological-economic system”. An interview with Laibach Mitja Stefancic Brainstorming: Negative …
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Economic Thought Vol 11 No 1

Featuring papers by:Jean Cartelier, Arturo Hermann, Rati Mekvabishvili … and responses by:Peter Earl, Gigi Foster, Rafael Galvão de Almeida

Real-World Economics Review 103, March ’23

How to Make the Oil Industry Go BustTechnological Change and Strategic Sabotage: A Capital as Power Analysis of the US Semiconductor BusinessDo copyrights and paywalls on academic journals violate the US Constitution?Mainstream economics – the poverty of fictional storytellingWhy do economists persist in using …
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The Inequality Crisis

Edited by Edward Fullbrook and Jamie Morgan “These authors boldly stride where other economists toddle”Richard B. Norgaard Contributions from: Holger Apel, Marshall Auerback, Dean Baker, Victor A. Beker, Geoff Crocker, Edward Fullbrook, James Galbraith and Jaehee Choi, Jayati Ghosh, Girol …
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Capital and Justice

A new book from WEA Books Edited by Gerson P. Lima and Maria Alejandra Madi The book Capital and Justice calls for a deep examination of current power, politics and economics in a social context where democratic institutions are being …
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Trumponomics – Causes and Consequences

A new ebook from the WEA Two things seem generally agreed about Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States: it is, for good or for bad, potentially a major historical turning point and its most important determinant was …
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Narrative fixation in economics, Edward Fullbrook

“This is a great book. Against the background of the dogmatism of much of modern economics, Edward Fullbrook has produced an innovative and wide-ranging argument for narrative pluralism. The timely book is beautifully written, accessible to all, provocative, extraordinarily insightful, …
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Green Capitalism: The God that Failed

“Essential reading for anyone opposed to planetary suicide. Capitalism is waging a war against nature. And until this becomes obvious to masses of people, we will be limited to reformist projects that can only slow the drive to oblivion, but …
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