economy

John C. Bogle – The Battle for the Soul of Capitalism John C. Bogle – The Battle for the Soul of Capitalism

welcome to books of our times produced by the Massachusetts School of Law today we shall discuss a book that details underlying reasons that led to the stock market bubble of the nineteen nineties the collapse of the early 2000’s and huge losses for investors many of those reasons relating to corporations and mutual funds…

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Patriotic Capitalism | Future Fears | Real Vision™ Patriotic Capitalism | Future Fears | Real Vision™

As confidence declines, they’re going to have to choose. So capitalism is going to become much more nationalistic. Peter, you have thought a lot about these issues and you coined this really interesting term, patriotic capitalism. What does that mean? So patriotic capitalism is what I see arising from the devolution of the interconnectivity that…

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Are We Nearing The End Of Capitalism? Are We Nearing The End Of Capitalism?

Capitalism occurs when industry is wholly controlled by private parties, like an individual or a corporation. In the last 500 years it has changed our priorities, our social interactions, and the way we value our lives. Today, some argue that as technology evolves the economic landscape, we might see the end of capitalism, and a…

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Schools of Thought in Classical Liberalism, Part 7: Conclusion: What’s Your View? Schools of Thought in Classical Liberalism, Part 7: Conclusion: What’s Your View?

So what’s your view about what the role of government should be? What’s your criteria for deciding what you think government should do? What’s your methodology? What’s your philosophy for making that broad goal? Why do you think government should be limited? Do you think it should be limited because of the consequences of government…

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U2’s Bono: Capitalism is not immoral, it’s amoral U2’s Bono: Capitalism is not immoral, it’s amoral

BILLION BEATING ESTIMATES ON COMCAST.>>WELL, BONO AT THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM IN DAVOS WHERE YOU ARE MARIA, SPEAKING OUT ABOUT CAPITALISM LISTEN.>>CAPITALISM IS NOT — AMORAL, IT IS AMORAL, IT WILL REQUIRES STRUCTURE CAPITALISM HAS TAKEN MORE PEOPLE AS POVERTY THAN ANY OTHER ISM, BUT IT IS A WILDEBEEST AND NOT TAMED IT CAN CHEW…

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Capitalism, Chinese Style Capitalism, Chinese Style

PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. We’re in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, the birthplace of the International Monetary Fund, at the INET conference–hundreds of economists brought together to find a solution or debate solutions to the economic crisis. There’s barely a panel or a sentence in this…

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Richard Wolff on Trump and the FED Richard Wolff on Trump and the FED

Mr. Trump is running for re-election (just as he has been doing since the day he was first elected) and having to say that the economy is great. Well, it isn’t because it’s a capitalist economy about to have a nasty recession and usually when you have had a recession postponed the postponement makes it…

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Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Geopolitics of Capitalism (2/2) Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Geopolitics of Capitalism (2/2)

This is David Harvey and you’re listening to the Anti-Capitalist Chronicles, a podcast that looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens. This podcast is made possible by Democracy at Work. So this is part two of the conversation I want to have about the geopolitics of capitalism, and last time I was talking about the…

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Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP] Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP]

As a critic of capitalism, most of my life I have had to be pretty much on the edge of what’s allowable to be said. It’s clear to me that over the last six years. there has been a radical change. It is now possible to question capitalism, to criticize it. The very word capitalism…

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Richard Wolff and Ric McIntyre Discuss if Capitalism is in Decline Richard Wolff and Ric McIntyre Discuss if Capitalism is in Decline

Trump is a landlord. He sees the world as a landlord. He represents the landlord class, the people whose wealth is tied up in land and minerals, [etc.] You know the landlord class is the class that most folks face every day in their lives because they have to rent apartments from those people. So…

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