Is Karl Polanyi's Analysis of the 1930's and 1940's Relevant for Understanding the Global Political Economy of the Present?
Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM (PST)
- Chair: Ann E. Davis, Marist College
Fred L. Block,
University of California-Davis
Topic: Based on his recent book, Capitalism, the Future of an Illusion, 2018, Block will address the implications of Polanyi’s analysis for the current economic situation.
Ann E. Davis,
Topic: Labor as Fictitious Commodity
Topic: Uncertainty, Irreversible Investment, and the Double Movement
University of Leeds
Topic: The ‘Triple Movement’ reshaping of community reinvestment as rent extraction: Minority-owned banking versus borderless ‘fictitious commodity’ finance
- B5 - Current Heterodox Approaches
- B2 - History of Economic Thought since 1925