Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 October 2019

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190931889

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The 99 Percent Economy

How Democratic Socialism Can Overcome the Crises of Capitalism

Paul S. Adler

Clarendon Lectures in Management Studies

  • Links current economic, workplace, political, social, and environmental problems to the basic structure of capitalism
  • Highlights how socialized ownership can ensure democracy, efficiency, innovation, and opportunity
  • Draws surprising lessons from leading capitalist firms on strategic planning for and in a socialist economy
  • Demonstrates that socialism is needed to solve pressing problems
  • Has important implications for the direction of progressive politics