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    ow Will Capitalism End? Essays on a Failing System

    ' How Will Capitalism End? Essays on a Failing System Wolfgang Streeck is the Director of the Max Planck Institute for Social Research in Cologne and Professor of Sociology at the University of Cologne. He is an Honorary Fellow of the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics and a...
  2. David

    Capitalism and socialism.

    I was just thinking about how the typical person doesn't really understand the dynamic between these 2 so I've decided to offer a basic rundown of what the 2 ideas represent in historical terms. Both capitalism and socialism arose at the same time, revolutionary movements during the Renaissance...
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    the development comes because of Capitalism or Industrialization???

    Hi, hope all are fine.... lets start a debate on whether development in the west is due to Industrialization OR Capitalism?!!!!!!???
  4. kowalskil

    Occupy Wall Street?

    Occupy Wall Street? The last issue of Montclarion, a student newspaper at Montclair State University,*published an article of Grover Furr, about the Occupy Wall Street movement: http://www.themontclarion.org/archives/3740261 Yes, rich people always want to be richer and richer. This is...
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    Occupy Wall Street, Capitalism's Death Rattle?

    Revolutionary history in the making? It just perhaps might be that what we’re witnessing in the mass social phenomenon being called “Occupy Wall Street” are the early signs and portents of the meltdown of the moonshiny mythology of capitalism – the moonshiny mythology that capitalism is a system...
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    Capitalism in the Real World vs. Capitalism in an Ivory Tower

    This is the tired refrain we often hear from the apologists and advocates of capitalism: ?It?s unfair to lambaste capitalism with the flaws of our economic system, because our economic system isn?t at all true to the core and classic principles of capitalism. If we only had a system that was...
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    Is Capitalism History's Biggest Loser?

    When the fall of the Berlin Wall was televised, when the system of the former Soviet Union flung itself on the dustbin of history, triumphalist conservatives crowed that capitalism had won, won the Cold War, won the contest of economic systems, won the competition for men?s minds. They also...
  8. Nicholas Popov

    When capitalism and communism will become anachronism: A New Form of Democracy.

    [FONT=&quot]When capitalism and communism will become anachronism, "the messiahs" of new political religions will continue to proselytize "lost sheep" and set them at loggerheads for the purpose of the own crowning. But the chronic error freedom fighters provoking lovers of royal honors and...
  9. myp

    Hong Kong and capitalism

    In recent years, Hong Kong has often been ranked the most capitalist city in the world. It has been ranked the freest economy by the Index of Economic Freedom for 15 years running. As such the city is one of the most prosperous in the world and has a very strong market. My question to the...
  10. ArghMonkey

    Capitalism's Wicked Witch

    http://www.thedailybeast.com/blogs-and-stories/2009-11-27/capitalisms-wicked-witch/full/
  11. Akuma

    Fall of Capitalism?

    Do you think that Capitalism will ever fall in the United states? I have a feeling that within the next 300 years or so, if there is too much social differences between the rich and poor, another civil war will break out and some new refined economic system will be born. It will probably be...