Global Political Economy: A Marxist Critique

October 31, 2020
Global Political Economy: A Marxist Critique

This is an ambitious survey of the history and state of theworld economy, covering the major upheavals of the capitalistsystem over the last 100 years.Bill Dunn provides an original and enlightening explanation ofthe state of the world economy. He covers all the main aspects ofglobal political economy explaining the theories behind production,trade, finance and relations between rich and poor countries. Healso tackles the question of the origin of capitalism, a debatethat always proves popular among students and academics. Dunn alsoincludes a critique of alternative perspectives, showing thatMarxism still provides the best analytical tools for understandingthe global economy.This comprehensive text is a must for students of politics andeconomics who are keen to understand how the economy reached itscurrent stage and what the future is likely to bring.