• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
The books you love, the emails you want
Opt in by 25 May or you'll stop hearing from us
REVIEW NOW
Marxism and the Global Financial Crisis (Paperback)
  • Marxism and the Global Financial Crisis (Paperback)
zoom

Marxism and the Global Financial Crisis (Paperback)

(editor)
£34.99
Paperback 184 Pages / Published: 07/12/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

The book discusses the nature of Marxist theory of crisis and applies it to the global financial crisis which began in 2007. Is the contemporary crisis simply the usual periodic upturn and downturn or is there something more fundamental? Is there a structural crisis of capitalism, from which there is no immediate solution? Is capitalism managed and does it have a strategy? Is the financial crisis representative of a failure in capitalism itself to subject banks and other financial institutions to the overall economy?

The book discusses Marx's view on crises, as well as ideas on money and finance. It considers the different modern Marxist ideas on the causes of crises - falling rate of profit, disproportionality and underconsumption. It goes into detail as to the nature of the present crisis, its course and causes in a spirited and independent manner.

Apart from the United States, it considers the situation in the two countries, in which protests erupted: Iran and Greece. They are taken as examples of the effect of the crisis on the country, the society and the economy as well as its politics.

This book was originally published as a special issue of Critique.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415828925
Number of pages: 184
Weight: 331 g
Dimensions: 248 x 171 x 11 mm

You may also be interested in...

Capitalism and Freedom
Added to basket
A Brief History of Neoliberalism
Added to basket
Understanding Regulation
Added to basket
Trend of Economic Thinking
Added to basket
The Fourth Revolution
Added to basket
The Wealth of Nations
Added to basket
The Future of Europe
Added to basket
Stress Test
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Capitalism: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Competition Policy
Added to basket
£45.99
Paperback
The Democracy Project
Added to basket
The Shock Doctrine
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
How Much is Enough?
Added to basket
Economics of the Public Sector
Added to basket
Politics in Hard Times
Added to basket
The Economic Consequences of Peace
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.