The Amazing Career of a Pioneer Capitalist
di Martha Howell
Fonte: The New York Review of Books - 21/03/2016La recensione dell'edizione americana del libro "Il creatore di re" di Greg Steinmetz.
After more than twenty years of relative neglect, the history of capitalism is once again of high interest to scholars and their students. The new interest has many sources, but the chief impetus is surely the recognition that the world we know is rapidly changing under the pressure of a global capitalist system that is moving away from the forms it has taken since its early modern beginnings in Europe. Theorists such as Adam Smith are again on students’ reading lists, along with writers as different as Karl Marx, David Ricardo, Joseph Schumpeter, and Friedrich Hayek... CONTINUA A LEGGERE