Global Economy

Globalisation and Capitalism

  • Economic meltdown in Argentina We look at the economic background to the rioting and looting in Argentina, and the factors which led to the social crisis there. (February 2002)
  • Who’s afraid of the W.T.O? The World Trade Organisation represents the interests of the capitalist class and is a product of the lessons they have learned for protecting their system. (December 2001)
  • Tobin tax – what a joke The call for a Tobin tax – a tax on financial transactions – is not “anti-capitalist”, as some in the “anti-globalisation movement” seem to think. (December 2001)

A study of the shape of globalised capitalism and whether there is an alternative. (April 2001)

Nations and Markets

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