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The future shape of Dublin's Docklands

This post continues our focus on the new phase of development in the Dublin Docklands. In the past we’ve written about the Docklands Strategic Development Zone… 1,386 more words

Right To The City

Financialization: Myth and Reality

Capitalism fails the vast majority of people.  The Global Financial Crisis of 2007 made this clear and the increasingly predatory and parasitic explosion of finance reaffirms this fact.  2,694 more words

Political Economy

How the upper and middle classes embraced a culture of household debt and aggressive financial risk taking

by Adam Goldstein and Neil Fligstein

The resurgence of finance over the past three decades represents one of the most remarkable trends in the recent history of capitalism. 1,458 more words

Research Findings

Art and Money: Three Aesthetic Strategies in an Age of Financialisation (in Finance and Society)

I’m pleased to announce that my essay “Art and Money: Three Aesthetic Strategies  in an Age of Financialisation” has been published in the inaugural issue of the post-disciplinary journal… 10,895 more words


The real U.S. strategic rivalry with China

Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.
==Sachel Paige

The big issue that we Americans have with China is not who controls the Spratley Islands in the South China Sea. 646 more words

Economy And Business

Keynesianism will not save the world

Nostalgia for the supposed “golden age” of mid-20th century capitalism carries with it an assumption that we can simply go back to a Keynesian world. Yet this is not a matter of simply of switching horses for nobody decreed that we shall now have neoliberalism and nobody can decree we shall now have Keynesianism. 920 more words


Norman Pilon reblogged this on Taking Sides.