He theorises the left-right debate with a totally new, and definitely controversial, perspective by linking capitalism
to labour empowerment.
The foundering economy we find ourselves in today is not, as the left contends, the result of unbridled capitalism
but of growing statism--the intrusion of the government into what was once a mostly free system.
Ultimately it is an illusion that capitalism
can be rendered a benign social order in which ordinary people can live flourishing, meaningful lives.
Every one of the 14 chapters gives a straightforward solution to every failing of capitalism
, and it points the way to CEOs and to state policy makers to pick up a few pointers on how to address every shortcoming.
Hirsch, Mike (2015) "Early Islam & the Birth of Capitalism
by Benedikt Koehler," International Social Science Review: Vol.
Amidst the conventional chatter of social spending countering markets gone wild--as if the only thing restraining rampant capitalism
is the state--Wallerstein clearly identifies the state's role as enforcer of private cartels.
In short, crony capitalism
is seeking money through political connections.
It may be true that some of the authors routinely employing these terms understand that what they are doing is simply bringing into bold relief a particular structural or historical aspect of capitalism
KEY WORDS: antitrust adoption, democratic capitalism
, political economy
In Western economies, wealth creation and capitalism
are based on individual initiatives.
I WAS amused to see the juxtaposition of two letters about the pros and cons of capitalism
in Thursday's Mail.
former President, Trader Joe's discuss conscious capitalism