By Ben Fine
This Companion takes inventory of the trajectory, achievements, shortcomings and clients of Marxist political economic climate. It displays the participants' shared dedication to bringing the tools, theories and ideas of Marx himself to endure throughout quite a lot of themes and views, and it presents an affidavit to the continued function and energy of Marxist political economy.
As an entire, this quantity analyzes Marxist political economic climate in 3 parts: the critique of mainstream economics in all of its types; the serious presence of Marxist political financial system inside, and its impression upon, all of the social technology disciplines; and, slicing throughout those, the research of particular themes that straddle disciplinary limitations. a number of the contributions supply an exposition of simple options, obtainable to the overall reader, laying out Marx's personal contribution, its value, and next positions and debates with and inside Marxist political economic system. The authors provide checks of historic advancements to and inside capitalism, and of its present personality and customers. different chapters undertake a mirror-image strategy of pinpointing the stipulations of up to date capitalism as a fashion of interrogating the ongoing salience of Marxist analysis.
This quantity will tell and encourage a brand new new release of scholars and students to get to grips with Marxist political economic climate from an enlightened and unprejudiced place, and to take advantage of their wisdom as either a source and gateway to destiny study.
Contributors: G. Albo, R. Albritton, D. Ankarloo, S. Ashman, A.J. Ayers, R. Balakrishnan, J. Banaji, S. Bisnath, M. Boffo, T.J. Byres, A. Campbell, P. Cerni, P. Chattopadhyay, S. Clarke, A. Colás, G.C. Comninel, M. Di Meglio, P.L. dos Santos, G. Duménil, B. nice, J. Ghosh, G.H. Gimm, H. Goodacre, B. Gruffydd Jones, B. Harriss-White, ok. Hart, M. Itoh, H. Jeon, B. Jessop, D. Johnston, R. Kiely, S. Knafo, D. Laibman, D. Lévy, D. Lo, T. Marois, P. Masina, S.D. Mavroudeas, D. Milonakis, S. Mohun, S. Newman, P. Patnaik, U. Patnaik, L. Pradella, H. Radice, A. Saad-Filho, S. Savran, G. Slater, T. Smith, E. Swyngedouw, B. Tinel, A. Toscano, J. Weeks, E.M. wooden, A. Zack-Williams, P. Zarembka, Y. Zhang