Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism

Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism

Richard D. Wolff


"Richard Wolff is the best socialist economist within the kingdom. This e-book is needed examining for somebody desirous about a primary transformation of the unwell capitalist economy."—Cornel West

“Richard Wolff’s positive and cutting edge rules recommend new and promising foundations for a way more real democracy and sustainable and equitable improvement, rules that may be applied without delay and carried ahead. a truly worthwhile contribution in bothered times.”—Noam Chomsky

"Probably America's so much renowned Marxist economist."—The big apple Times

Capitalism as a process has spawned deepening financial hindrance along its bought-and-paid-for political institution. Neither serves the wishes of our society. if it is safe, well-paid, and significant jobs or a sustainable dating with the common atmosphere that we rely on, our society isn't really supplying the consequences humans desire and deserve.

One key reason for this insupportable situation is the inability of real democracy in our economic climate in addition to in our politics. the answer calls for the establishment of actual monetary democracy, beginning with staff directing their very own places of work, because the foundation for a real political democracy.

Here Richard D. Wolff lays out a hopeful and urban imaginative and prescient of the way to make that attainable, addressing the numerous those who have concluded financial inequality and politics as ordinary can not be tolerated and are trying to find a concrete application of action.

Richard D. Wolff is professor of economics emeritus on the collage of Massachusetts, Amherst. he's at the moment a vacationing professor on the New tuition for Social examine in big apple. Wolff is the writer of many books, together with Capitalism Hits the Fan: the worldwide financial Meltdown and What to Do approximately It. He hosts the weekly hour-long radio software Economic replace on WBAI (Pacifica Radio) and writes usually for The Guardian, Truthout.org, and MRZine.

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