Advertisement

Equality and Democratic Control

  • Paul Auerbach
Chapter

Abstract

The long-term socialist strategy proposed here is explicit in having a trajectory in the direction of human development, equality and democratic control that is not easily deflected by the vagaries of the marketplace. It is thus in stark contrast to the disingenuous claims of free market liberals that, for instance, policies of privatisation of public services are mere responses to the demands of a spontaneous order. It is also at variance with the policy prescriptions of American-style liberals and social democrats, who, especially in recent years, at best offer an amelioration and mitigation of the worst effects of an increasingly competitive environment, and at worst pursue policies of accommodation to these realities that differ little from those of the free-marketers.

Keywords

Financial Institution Full Employment Supervisory Board Socialist Optimism Financial Innovation 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Paul Auerbach 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Auerbach
    • 1
  1. 1.Kingston UniversityUK

Personalised recommendations