New Book: The Evolution of Economic Ideas and Systems – A Pluralist Introduction

By Geoffrey Schneider. From Routledge: In order to fully understand the evolution and future growth of economic systems, we must draw on the lessons of economic history. The 2008 Financial Crisis, for example, mirrored past economic meltdowns with uncanny accuracy. Just like the Great Depression of the 1930s and the Savings and Loan Crisis of … More New Book: The Evolution of Economic Ideas and Systems – A Pluralist Introduction

New Book: Money and Government – The Past and Future of Economics

By Robert Skidelsky. From Yale University Press: A critical examination of economics’ past and future, and how it needs to change, by one of the most eminent political economists of our time The dominant view in economics is that money and government should play only minor roles in economic life. Economic outcomes, it is claimed, are … More New Book: Money and Government – The Past and Future of Economics

ICAPE 2019 Conference Preliminary Program

International Confederation of Associations for Pluralism in Economics (ICAPE) Conference Preliminary Program, January 3, 2019, Agnes Scott College; if you are interested in attending, please register for the conference at https://icape.org/?page=conference_registration. Breakfast, 7:30-8:30 AM (included with conference registration) Session 1, 8:30-10:00 AM 1A Wealth, Credit and Household Well-bring Hongkil Kim (Chair), University of North Carolina Asheville: Long-run … More ICAPE 2019 Conference Preliminary Program

RRPE: The Past, Present, & Future of Radical Economics – URPE at 50

Volume 50 Issue 3, September 2018 Introduction Introduction to the Special Issue of the Past, Present, and Future of Radical Economics: URPE at Fifty Marlene Kim First Published September 4, 2018; pp. 453–456 Abstract | | | Articles How URPE Helped This “Tenured Radical” Thrive in a Non-radical Economics Department Michael Meeropol First Published September … More RRPE: The Past, Present, & Future of Radical Economics – URPE at 50

New Book: Value, Competition and Exploitation – Marx’s Legacy Revisited

By Jonathan F. Cogliano, Peter Flaschel, Reiner Franke, Nils Fröhlich, and Roberto Veneziani. From Edward Elgar: This book provides a comprehensive and rigorous, yet accessible, analysis of classical and Marxian price and value theory using the tools of contemporary economic analysis. The broad conceptual framework and methodology of Marx and the classical authors offers interesting … More New Book: Value, Competition and Exploitation – Marx’s Legacy Revisited