Radical economics, Marxist economics and Marx's economics

Hardy, Jane
http://isj.org.uk/radical-economics-marxist-economics-and-marxs-economics/

Publisher:  International Socialism
Date Written:  06/01/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18781

The major global crises of the mid-1970s and 2008-9 provoked debates among the ruling class about the best economic policies to manage capitalism. For socialists and activists the question was different, and debates about whether and to what extent capitalism could be reformed to avert crisis and instil a more humane and fair system became even sharper.