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Capital @150: an introduction to Marx’s economics

Tue 12 September, 2017 @ 19:00 - 20:30

Marx's economics

Bristol Counterfire presents Capital @150: an introduction to Marx’s economics

September marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of Marx’s defining work of political economy Das Kapital.

For a period, after the collapse of the Berlin Wall and Soviet Union, Marxist economics remained marginalised. However, following the global financial crash of 2007 and subsequent recession, a crisis of mainstream economics has helped renew interest in Marx’s ideas of political economy.

Come and hear Susan Newman, activist and economics lecturer at UWE, present an accessible introduction to some of Marx’s key economic ideas and discuss the significance of Capital 150 years on.

In order to cover our costs we usually ask for a small donation of £2 from those able to afford it.

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Date:
Tue 12 September, 2017
Time:
19:00 - 20:30
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Website:
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Venue

17-35 Jamaica Street, Stokes Croft

Bristol, BS2 8JP United Kingdom
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0117 944 4540