Political economy and the new capitalism

essays in honour of Sam Aaronovitch by Sam Aaronovitch

Publisher: Routledge in London, New York

Written in English
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Statementedited by Jan Toporowski
SeriesRoutledge frontiers of political economy -- 26
ContributionsNetLibrary, Inc
LC ClassificationsHB501 .P627 2002eb
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Paginationxii, 204 p. :
Number of Pages204
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Open LibraryOL25556056M
ISBN 100203257324

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Characteristics central to capitalism include private property, capital accumulation, wage labor, voluntary exchange, a price system and competitive markets. In a capitalist market economy, decision-making and investments are determined by every owner of wealth, property.

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Political economy is the study of production and trade and their relations with law, custom and government; and with the distribution of national income and a discipline, political economy originated in moral philosophy, in the 18th century, to explore the administration of states' wealth, with "political" signifying the Greek word polity and "economy" signifying the Greek word.

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