The Varieties of Capitalism Debate in the Age of Austerity
The varieties of capitalism debate came into being as the Soviet Union unravelled. It drew in scholarship from a cross-section of heterodox schools including Keynesian and Institutional economics and its key argument was that if capitalism was the only viable option then those on the Left must get...
To Be Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge
Science, Ethics, Economics and Law
'The ecological challenge demands a paradigm shift in our thinking about the human-environment relation. Reconciling Human Existence with Ecological Integrity provides a ?state of the art? account of work on ecological integrity - and offers a compelling vision for the future.? Derek Bell, Senior...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
Futures Beyond Globalization
The major problems facing the world as it gets used to the twenty-first century are global inequality, poverty, war and militarism, oppression, exploitation and ecological sustainability. Far from solving these problems, economic and political neo-liberalism seems to be plunging us deeper into them...
Published September 11th 2012 by Routledge
Based upon distinguishing capitalism from other economic systems, as well as analysis of capitalist change across its stages of development, Richard Westra argues that the economic tendencies we refer to as globalization constitute a world historic transition away from capitalism. Westra forcefully...
Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge