Tag Archives: Financial Innovation

Capital Contradictions

A brilliant animation set to a brief lecture by Professor David Harvey on the roots of the global economic crisis. Animation provided by RSA Animate. Theoretical foundations provided by Karl Marx.

Innovation = skimming off the top

I’m sure I’m preaching to the choir here, but I just want to say again that the banks need to be heavily regulated. Especially if they are operating on de facto government guarantees, which shield them from the financial consequences of their foolish risk taking. You know, privatizing the profits and socializing the losses… One […]