What is to be done? speech at the closing plenary of the annual conference of the World Association for Political Economy (WAPE) hosted by the Geopolitical Economy Research Group (GERG) at the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, July 2019. Video: Slidepack 1: Slidepack 2 This video is extracted from the closing plenary. The entire plenary can …
The first Marxist theories of capitalist geopolitics emerged in the early 20th century as theories of imperialism and uneven and combined development. They were also the first theories of capitalist geopolitics. Find the article here
Talk and slides (in English and Chinese) presented at Beijing Sports University at the conference entitled “Thinking of Different Nations with a Philosophical view”.
Talk at the 25th Sao Paolo Forum, Caracas, 2019.
This two-volume book, by Cheng Enfu, Wang Guijin and Zhu Kui, translated by Sun Yexia and edited with introductions by Alan Freeman, is an indispensible read for those who wish to understand China’s economic miracle and the thinking behind it. Volume 1 on Mental labour and China’s economy: Volume 2 on Marx’s theory of living …
Diapositivos para acompanar una presntacion a UNAM el 23 Abril sobre la economia mundial y su relacion con la tasa de ganacia, y los raices de la guerra del Norte contra el Sur. Paper: Slides:
This paper studies the long-term evolution in inequality between nations, defined as the ratio of GDP per capita of the two groups conventionally called ‘The North’ and ‘The South’.
This report, using data from a range of authoritative sources, studies the long-term postwar economic growth of the industrialised North and shows that this has fallen continuously, with only brief and limited interruptions, since at least the early 1960s.
Die Debatte zwischen Samir Amin, Radhika Desai und Manuela Boatca fand am 20. Mai 2016 unter dem Titel »Widersprüche der nationalen Befreiung« statt im Rahmen eines Plenums der XX. Internationalen InkriT-Tagung, »Widersprüche des Nationalen« (19.-22. Mai 2016).
Premature announcements of the eclipse of nation states under ‘globalization’ and ’empire’ stand exposed as the 21st century’s first economic crisis underlines their continuing importance. Book: See Also:
An interview by with Radhika Desai on the Valdai Club website
In the summer of 2015 I delivered this paper, written by my father Chris Freeman, at the University della Tuscia, where I was working at the time. The University had invited Chris to deliver a memorial lecture on Schumpeter. He spent a lot of time writing it, but was beginning to experience problems with blood …