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Four 1970s and 1980s studies of where the Soviet Union went wrong

Brendan Clifford explaining why ‘De-Stalinisation’ was a wrong turn, well before the Soviet decline and fall.

Medvedev on Stalin.  A study from 1980, when the Soviet system was still strong.  189 more words

PRECARIOUS WORK AS THE FLIP SIDE OF EFFICIENCY WAGES

Efficiency wages were put forward as a cause of what is now called precarious work. The efficiency wage hypothesis breathed considerable new life into the old theory of dual labour markets (Katz 1986; Dickens and Lang 1985). 575 more words

Labour Economics

Joan Robinson ended her days as a useful idiot

Two Lucky People: Memoirs By Milton Friedman, Rose D. Friedman, p.246.

Traffic Jam near the Brandenburg Gate as East Germans move into West Berlin after the fall of the Berlin Wall, 1989.

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Marxist Economics