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Capitalism unleashed : finance, globalization, and welfare

Author: Andrew Glyn
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Publisher description: Provides a concise history of the problems facing the economies of Europe, Japan, and the US during the latter half of the twentieth century and questions whether capitalism has really brought the levels of economic growth and prosperity that were hoped for. Andrew Glyn then looks at the impact that the rapidly developing economies of China and the South are likely to have on the older  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Glyn
ISBN: 9780199226795 0199226792 9780199291991 0199291993
OCLC Number: 123374298
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: xv, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Challenges to capital --
Austerity, privatization and deregulation --
Finance and ownership --
Globalization and international economic relations --
Labour's retreats --
Growth and stability --
Welfare and income inequality.
Responsibility: Andrew Glyn.
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Free enterprise is off the leash and chasing new opportunities for profit making across the globe. This book challenges the notion of our capitalist destiny. Focusing on the recent history of the  Read more...

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