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Markets and Power: The 21st Century Command Economy

Eric A. Schutz
Format
Book
Published
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0765605007 (alk. paper), 0765605015 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Economics and Power 4
  • Market Systems and Market Systems 10
  • Capitalism Today 12
  • Power and Practice 16
  • Chapter 2 Power and Economics 22
  • Understanding Power 22
  • Power, Exploitation, and Alienation 28
  • Power in Complex Social Relationships 31
  • Power and Democracy 33
  • An Illustration: Parents' Power 36
  • Power and Market "Imperfection" 41
  • Chapter 3 Business Power I: Monopoly 51
  • Monopoly Model 51
  • Monopoly Power in the Real World 58
  • A Tendency Toward Greater Concentration? 66
  • A Most Critical Example: The Media 68
  • Chapter 4 Business Power II: Networks and Finance 75
  • Formal vs. Informal Integration 77
  • Power of Financial Institutions 81
  • Networks and Planners' Power 85
  • Planners' Power and Local Development 90
  • Afterword: The Corporation and Social Power 93
  • Chapter 5 Employer Power 98
  • Command and the Firm 99
  • Association of Equals 102
  • Employers' and Employees' Powers 106
  • Costs of Job Loss 110
  • Unemployment 115
  • Employers' Power on the Rise 120
  • A Strike 123
  • Chapter 6 Purchasing Power 131
  • Perfect Equality Model 132
  • Real World of Inequality 135
  • Economic Inequality and Power 139
  • Roots of Power in Capitalist Systems: The State 143
  • Value Power and Corporate Power 146
  • Increasing Economic Inequality 150
  • Recapitulation: Power and the Capitalist Market Economy 160
  • Power, Freedom, and Economics 163
  • Power and Progressive Social Change 167
  • Democratizing the Economy: Politics 169
  • Progressive Change in Business 173
  • Progress for Working People 178
  • Changing Income and Wealth Inequality 182
  • Utopianism? 187.
Description
ix, 209 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-199) and index.
Technical Details
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