Marxist Geographer David Harvey on the Financial Crisis (Video)

Posted: 2 April 2009 by Editors in Political Science
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Prof. Harvey  decscibes the hypocrisy of bailouts, the reality of the moral hazard of state intervention in so-called ‘free markets’, the role of social movements, the military industrial complex, in the framework of the need for brainstorming a nonprofit economy.

2 Apr 09 | Democracy Now!

On the G20 summit and the financial crisis, we speak to a leading thinker on the global economy. David Harvey is a Marxist geographer and distinguished professor of anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He is the author of several books, including The Limits to Capital and A Brief History of Neoliberalism.

David Harvey, Marxist geographer and distinguished professor of anthropology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He has been teaching Karl Marx’s Capital for nearly forty years and is the author of several books, including The Limits to Capital and A Brief History of Neoliberalism. He has a lengthy discussion of the financial crisis in the latest issue of n+1 magazine.

Part One (9:17):

Part Two (9:48):

Part Three (4:39):

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