Beyond Western Economics: Remembering Other Economic by Trent Schroyer

By Trent Schroyer

This e-book combines highbrow heritage with modern occasions to supply a critique of mainstream monetary suggestion and its neoliberal coverage incarnation in worldwide capitalism. The critique operates either theoretically, on the point of metaphysics and the philosophy of technological know-how, and concretely, in case experiences of globalization and global events.



Trent Schroyer presents an ethical and cultural interpretation of modernity and scientism, highlighting their political and fiscal results – however the book’s major objective isn't really to criticize. the writer strikes past this to provide replacement "economic cultures," back combining summary theoretical research with concrete case reviews of other financial formations from neighborhood self-sufficiency routine to cooperatives and different anti-capitalist institutional experiments.



These case stories convey a powerful diversity of version, from first international to 3rd global, from reformist to utopian transformative. ultimately, Schroyer hyperlinks the venture to the worldwide justice flow that opposes company globalization and finally hyperlinks participatory economics and democratic politics to a brand new picture of technological know-how as "participatory social learning."

Show description

Read or Download Beyond Western Economics: Remembering Other Economic Cultures (Economics as Social Theory) PDF

Similar business economics books

The Political Economy of Rule Evasion and Policy Reform (Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy)

The Political economic system of Rule Evasion and coverage Reform develops the good judgment underlying the connections among breaking the principles and making the principles. forthcoming coverage concerns from the viewpoint of rule circumvention offers a viewpoint that illuminates a wide selection of phenomena:* implicit tolerance of in depth unlawful behaviour, treadmills of reform, delays of significant coverage alterations* the complexity of ideas* power for perverse results from coverage reforms* corruption of enforcers* trade-offs among a rule-based and a discretionary coverage.

Money for Minors: A Student's Guide to Economics

Cash. Debt. rates of interest. financial ruin. Billionaires. scholars may possibly take into account that funds makes the area cross 'round, yet such a lot are a bit shaky by way of explaining how and why. utilizing an A-Z structure and containing over four hundred entries, this reference ebook presents a necessary beginning of industrial and monetary wisdom for middle-school, high-school, and neighborhood students.

Government Size and Implications for Economic Growth

As economists and policymakers try to appreciate the explanations of the worldwide monetary predicament, pinpointing the connection among govt measurement and financial progress is essential. during this incisive monetary examine, Andreas Bergh and Magnus Henrekson locate that during filthy rich international locations, the place govt dimension is measured as overall taxes or overall expenditure relative to GDP, there's a powerful damaging correlation among executive dimension and monetary growth-where executive measurement raises by means of 10 percent issues, annual development premiums lessen via zero.

The End of Banking: Money, Credit, And the Digital Revolution

During this thought-provoking ebook, Jonathan McMillan dissects banking to bare its internal workings. He cuts during the complexity of recent finance and explains how banking nearly crashed our economy. Banking is damaged, and McMillan finds why we will be able to not repair it. The electronic revolution seems to be the sport changer that demands the tip of banking.

Extra info for Beyond Western Economics: Remembering Other Economic Cultures (Economics as Social Theory)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.20 of 5 – based on 33 votes