This quantity offers a suite of essays honoring Professor Thomas E. Weisskopf, the most admired members to the sphere of radical economics. starting his educational profession at Harvard sooner than relocating to the collage of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Professor Weisskopf has spent the earlier 40 years looking through hugely leading edge and rigorous examine the questions of financial equality, social justice and environmental accountability. The chapters during this booklet mirror the most topics of Professor Weisskopf's paintings and search to foster persisted innovation in those learn areas.
The various contributions to this quantity discover the outstanding variety of Professor Weisskopf's study issues. those comprise the economics of constructing nations, US imperialism, Marxian drawback conception, modern financial background and institutional improvement, affirmative motion guidelines, and the possibility of socialism as a substitute to capitalism for constructing non-exploitative societies. as well as 26 chapters by means of major economists, this booklet additionally contains a bankruptcy via Professor Weisskopf himself, within which he displays on his personal occupation in economics in addition to the country of the U.S. and international economies. the amount additionally features a complete bibliography directory Professor Weisskopf's publications.
scholars, professors and researchers operating in any department of economics will locate a lot of curiosity during this set of wide-ranging experiences construction from the topics complex by way of Thomas Weisskopf.
Contributors include: R. Albelda, M. Ash, S. Bowles, J.K. Boyce, J. Crotty, W. Darity Jr, A. Deshpande, G. Epstein, D. Flaherty, N. Folbre, J. Heintz, S. Khan, okay. Knight, D.M. Kotz, H.A. Lee, M. Li, A. MacEwan, E. McCrate, J. Miller, F. Moseley, R. Pollin, M. Reich, E.A. Rosa, J.B. Schor, G.L. Skillman, F. Thompson, M. Weisbrot, T. Weisskopf, J. Wicks-Lim, A. Zimbalist