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Capital Resurgent

Roots of the Neoliberal Revolution

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HARDCOVER

$91.50 • £73.95 • €82.50

ISBN 9780674011588

Publication Date: 04/30/2004

Short

256 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

55 line illustrations, 5 tables

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  • Introduction
  • I. Crisis and Neoliberalism
    • 1. The Strange Dynamics of Change
    • 2. Economic Crises and Social Orders
  • II. Crisis and Unemployment
    • 3. The Structural Crisis of the 1970s and 1980s
    • 4. Technical Progress: Accelerating or Slowing?
    • 5. America and Europe: The Creator of Jobs and the Creator of Unemployment
    • 6. Controlling Labor Costs and Reining in the Welfare State
    • 7. Unemployment: Historical Fate?
    • 8. The End of the Crisis?
  • III. The Law of Finance
    • 9. The Interest Rate Shock and the Weight of Dividends
    • 10. Keynesian State Indebtedness and Household Indebtedness
    • 11. An Epidemic of Financial Crises
    • 12. Globalization under Hegemony
    • 13. Financialization: Myth or Reality?
    • 14. Does Finance Feed the Economy?
    • 15. Who Benefits from the Crime?
  • IV. The Lessons of History
    • 16. Historical Precedent: The Crisis at the End of the Nineteenth Century
    • 17. The End of the Structural Crises: Does the Twentieth Century Resemble the Nineteenth?
    • 18. Two Periods of Financial Hegemony: The Beginning and the End of the Twentieth Century
    • 19. Inherent Risks: The 1929 Precedent
    • 20. Capital Mobility and Stock Market Fever
    • 21. Between Two Periods of Financial Hegemony: Thirty Years of Prosperity
  • V. History on the March
    • 22. A Keynesian Interpretation
    • 23. The Dynamics of Capital
  • Appendix A. Other Studies by the Authors
  • Appendix B. Sources and Calculations
  • Notes
  • Index

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