Monthly Archives: December 2016

Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the RECASP: ‘Broadening the Vista’

December 31, 2016

Click here for the official call. Submissions deadline: December 31st, 2016 Submission guidelines: http://www.recasp.com/contact Contact: Tim Di Muzio, University of Wollongong, Australia (tdimuzio@uow.edu.au) Alternative location: http://bnarchives.yorku.ca/488/

Trump, US Public Debt, and the Future of Global Financial Power

December 16, 2016

The following post is based loosely on my presentation at the first annual Thammasat University-Conference for Asia Pacific Studies in Phuket, Thailand (8-9 December 2016).  What a difference a few months makes. This past summer I published a piece in the European Journal of International Relations on the role of US Treasury securities as the … Read More

Bichler and Nitzan, ‘A CasP Model of the Stock Market’

December 15, 2016

ABSTRACT Most explanations of stock market booms and busts are based on contrasting the underlying ‘fundamental’ logic of the economy with the exogenous, non-economic factors that presumably distort it. Our paper offers a radically different model, examining the stock market not from the mechanical viewpoint of a distorted economy, but from the dialectical perspective of … Read More