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Title Political economy and contemporary capitalism : radical perspectives on economic theory and policy / Ron Baiman, Heather Boushey, Dawn Saunders, editors.

Publication Info. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [2000]


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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  HB71 .P654 2000    AVAILABLE
Description xv, 352 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: political economy today, political economy tomorrow / Dawn Saunders -- A primer in political economy / Bruce Pietrykowski -- The methodology of radical political economics / Mathieu Carlson -- Feminist political economy: a primer / Ellen Mutari -- Class and evolution: an instituionalist view / William M. Dugger -- Class and evolution: a Marxian view / Howard J. Sherman -- Beyond racist capitalist patriarchal economics: growing a liberated economy / Julie Matthaei -- The rate of profit and stagnation in the U.S. economy / Fred Moseley -- The global relevance of Marxian crisis theory / Jonathan P. Goldstein -- Long waves of capitalist development and the future of capitalism / Ismael Hossein-Zadeh -- On transformational growth: interview with Edward J. Nell / Edward J. Nell and Steven Pressman -- The "reserve army of labor" and the "natural rate of unemployment": Can Marx, Kalecki, Friedman, and Wall Street all be wrong? / Robert Pollin -- The political economy of employmemt inequality: job access and pay differentials / Heather Boushey -- Falling wages, widening gaps: U.S. income distribution at the millennium / Chris Tilly -- Single, with children: the economic plight of single mothers / Randy Albelda and Chris Tilly -- U.S. labor faces an identity crisis / George DeMartino -- The role of credit and commercial banks in the creation of money: a post-Keynesian interpretation in the circuitist tradition / Louis-Philippe Rochon -- Hidden inflation: an estimate of the cost-of-living inflation rate / Jim Devine -- The P-R-I-C-E of full employment in monopoly capitalism / Elmer P. Chase III -- The promise of finance: banks and community development / Carole Biewener -- What do undergrads really need to know about trade and finance? / Matias Vernengo -- The rate of profit in the postwar Mexican economy, 1950-1993 / Abelardo Marina and Fred Moseley -- Globalization, technology, and skill formation in capitalism / Cyrus Bina and Chuck Davis -- Capitialism and industrialization in the third world: recognizing the costs and imagining alternatives / David F. Ruccio -- Lessons from economic transition in Russia and China / David M. Kotz -- The Asian financial crisis: what went wrong? / Ilene Grabel -- The roots of the Asian financial crisis: a story of export-led growth and liberalized capital flows / Stephanie Seguino -- Mainstream responses to the East Asian crisis: a radical interpretation / Martin Hart-Landsberg and Paul Burkett -- The rise and fall of the U.S. welfare state / Anwar M. Shaikh and E. Ahmet Tonak -- Five easy pieces on the economics of tax justice / Max B. Sawicky -- Why the emperor has no clothes: the neoclassical case for price regulation / Ron Baiman -- Broadening the concept of pay equity: lessons for a changing economy / Deborah M. Figart and Heidi I. Hartmann -- The earned income tax credit: what it does and doesn't do / Robert Cherry and Gertrude Schaffner Goldberg -- Empty bellies, empty promises: welfare "reform" in the nineties / Kimberly Christensen -- The U.S. health care system: a reproduction crisis / Jerome Joffe -- The political economy of social security reform in the United States / Teresa Ghilarducci.
Subject Economics.
Added Author Baiman, Ron, 1951-
Boushey, Heather, 1970-
Saunders, Dawn, 1955-
ISBN 0765605295 hardcover alkaline paper

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