In this episode, Prof. Harvey talks about the areas of economic and daily life affected and disrupted by the Coronavirus outbreak (tourism, film festivals, sporting events, educational and cultural institutions) and what this means for capital accumulation and consumerism, and the possibilities it offers for creating an alternative form of social and political life.
Marcel Fratscher analyses Germany’s current economy and social situation. There is a lot of interesting information that contradicts what most people believe. Fratscher has some neo-liberal opinions, which one simply has to ignore. Listen here
Successive British governments have used the Private Finance Initiative since the early 90’s to fund infrastructure and public spending – but the scheme has always been controversial. The public/private partnership was supposed to create efficiency […]