Economics and Power: A Marxist Critique


Write The First Customer Review

In the economic debate, power is defined and studied mainly as an interpersonal relation occurring out of perfect competition. This is a consequence of the combination of methodological individualism and the assumption of competition as a natural and everlasting coordinating mechanism, operating without any sort of coercion. This methodology, however, is not adequate to analyze the forms of social coercion that characterize capitalism. Economics and Power criticizes the main theories of power developed in economic ...

Economics and Power: A Marxist critique 2016, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138923096