Fixing a sober, gimlet eye on such shibboleths, Blyth helps us to pull aside the thickly painted stage curtains, and confront: What is it about capitalist rule that must keep not shared prosperity, but immiserating
austerity the last idea standing?
And, despite a disconcerting fall in labor's share of income in recent decades, the long-run picture still defies Marx's prediction that capitalism would prove immiserating
He allies with the Marshall's demonstration that capitalism advances not by immiserating
the poor, but by boosting productivity.
The elites, in turn, raised taxes on commerce, immiserating
peasants and artisans and putting Spain on a path of long-term economic decline.
The fact is that the key objective of adaptation measures is to reduce vulnerability to the immiserating
impacts of climate change, so any successful adaptation efforts will, by definition, constitute development.
Urban renewal, by contrast, was immiserating
its intended beneficiaries by depriving them of the organic features of real neighborhoods.
Rising inequality and increasing risk aren't immiserating
Sam's Club voters," Grand New Party tells us, and in fact "working-class voters aren't poor.
One virtually guarantees that the oppressed will be so resentful that they will seek a similarly terrorizing, immiserating
How does his pledge to end "welfare as we know it" depart from the cheap-shot rhetoric of every small-town pol who wants to shave taxes by further immiserating
In the Chilean case, such prodding was made rather unnecessary by the imposition on the country of a government that enthusiastically embraced policies that created greater opportunities for capital while immiserating
the workers and brutally suppressing any efforts at resistance.
Thus the major indictment of capitalism by the socialists of the 1850S was for immiserating
the working people.
Not surprisingly, the ETC Group's worries in this connection are chiefly egalitarian, specifically that nanotechnology will increase the power of corporations and governments while further immiserating