Marx’s Economics and Contemporary Capitalism

  • Ben Fine
Part of the Macmillan Studies in Economics book series (MSE)


Today the world is still dominated by capitalism. This means that Marx’s analysis of capital must remain the basis for understanding twentieth-century economic development. This does not deny that capitalism has changed, but the fundamental relations of production are unaltered: the monopoly of means of production and their operating for profit by capital, with wage-slavery for labour.


State Expenditure Organic Composition Industrial Capital Labour Theory Contemporary Capitalism 


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© Ben Fine 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ben Fine
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  1. 1.Birkbeck CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

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