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Welcome to the “bookshelf” of The Progressive, our weekly syllabus on matters of political economy. Here you’ll find highlights and download links of recently published editions.

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#36 – June 13, 2020

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#35 – June 6, 2020

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#34 – May 31, 2020

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#33 – May 23, 2020

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#32 – May 16, 2020

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#31 – May 9, 2020

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#30 – May 2, 2020

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#29 – April 24, 2020

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#28 – April 17, 2020

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#27 – April 9, 2020

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#26 – April 3, 2020

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#25 – March 25, 2020

Highlights:

  • Neoliberalism as Corporate Power (article link)
  • What’s Next? The Post-American Global Economy (podcast link)
  • The Constitutional Theory of the Firm and Varieties of Capitalism (journalism link)
  • Banks, Great Depression, and the Creation of the New Deal (document link)

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#24 – March 19, 2020

Highlights:

  • Neoliberalism as Corporate Power (article link)
  • What’s Next? The Post-American Global Economy (podcast link)
  • The Constitutional Theory of the Firm and Varieties of Capitalism (journalism link)
  • Banks, Great Depression, and the Creation of the New Deal (document link)

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#23 – March 12, 2020

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#22 – March 5, 2020

Highlights:

  • Credit markets and US statecraft (video link)
  • Supply chains and unfree labor: regulatory failure in the case of Samsung Electronics in Slovakia (article link)
  • The ‘suprasecular’ decline in real interest rates since 1311 (podcast link)
  • Varieties of privatization: informal networks, trust and state control of the commanding heights (article link)

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#21 – February 27, 2020

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#20 – February 19, 2020

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#19 – February 12, 2020

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#18 – February 5, 2020

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#17 – January 29, 2020

Highlights:

  • How AI is learning to write, paint, and think (podcast link)
  • Statehood and private entities in the digital age (report link)
  • Craigslist is a lonely outpost in hyper-corporate Internet (book link)
  • Big Tech & financial intermediation (article link)

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