The Unreal Basis of Neoclassical Economics

By Al Campbell, Ann Davis, David Fields, Paddy Quick, Jared Ragusett and Geoffrey Schneider American Review of Political Economy – original version Introduction Ten years after the financial crisis, we still find mainstream economists engaging in overly simplistic analysis that does not accurately capture the dynamics of the real world. People studying economics need to … More The Unreal Basis of Neoclassical Economics

Fidel and Socialism

There has been more than a “flurry,” there has been a regular snow storm of articles written about Fidel since his death was announced on November 25. The majority of sources that send information to me, not surprisingly, had many good things to say about his record in history. The large majority of articles written … More Fidel and Socialism

New paper by Al Campbell – Updating Cuba’s Economic Model: Socialism, Human Development, Markets and Capitalism

In light of the attention to Cuba following the death of Fidel Castro, here is a recent paper on Cuba by a member of the URPE Steering Committee, Al Campbell: “Updating Cuba’s Economic Model: Socialism, Human Development, Markets and Capitalism.” Socialism and Democracy 30(1):1–29. From the introduction: The large majority of articles written outside Cuba … More New paper by Al Campbell – Updating Cuba’s Economic Model: Socialism, Human Development, Markets and Capitalism

Al Campbell: URPE @ EEA

We ave sent out a Call for submitting to URPE papers for the URPE sessions at the Easterns this coming February. The Call is on our Website under activities, under the Easterns, or here.  To submit a proposal for a panel or paper, there is an on line application link on our site. Please do … More Al Campbell: URPE @ EEA