Category Archives: Economy

America Beyond Capitalism: What a “Pluralist Commonwealth” Would Look Like

The title of the above is a book written by Gar Alperovitz, a University of Maryland political economist and president of the National Center for Economic and Security Alternatives. This is an extension of an earlier thread here called “Emerging … Continue reading

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Emerging economic structures

In the Mackey thread I asked if capitalism, as an emergent socio-economic structure, could embody the values that Mackey represents, which seem to arise at a higher level of development. I used the analogy of trying to fit a more … Continue reading

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