Monopoly Capital: An Essay on the American Economic and Social Order

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Monthly Review Press, Jan 1, 1966 - Business & Economics - 402 pages
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This landmark text by Paul Baran and Paul Sweezy is a classic of twentieth-century radical thought, a hugely influential book that continues to shape our understanding of modern capitalism. “This book… deals with a vital area of economics, has a unique approach, is stimulating and well written. It represents the first serious attempt to extend Marx’s model of competitive capitalism to the new conditions of monopoly capitalism.” — Howard J. Sherman, American Economic Review

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An excellent book that shows the greatest strengths of Marxist analysis. Monthly Review's July-August 2012 edition (http://monthlyreview.org/2012/07/01/m...) contains a missing chapter and some ... Read full review

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Eerily prescient analysis of the monopolistic tendencies of global capitalism. Read full review

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