Rethinking Capitalism

Winston Churchill said in 1947 that “Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time.” Can the same be said about capitalism as a market system? The debate will continue to rage for some time yet.

Rehabilitating capitalism: For those who have lost faith, The Economist Book Reviews, 12 Jul 2012
FT In Depth Series, Capitalism in Crisis
Enough tinkering. Only a revolution will do, The Times, 25 Jan 2012
The rise of state capitalism, The Economist Special Report, 21 Jan 2012
Is Modern Capitalism Sustainable?, Kenneth Rogoff, Project Syndicate, 2 Dec 2011

Can good industrial policy be an antidote for bad capitalism?
Tinker, tailor, The Economist, 1 Oct 2011
Ed’s dangerous dream, The Economist, 1 Oct 2011
Good capitalism does exist. And it’s more crucial now than ever, Will Hutton, The Observer, 2 Oct 2011

For the UK coalition’s view, look at Vince Cable’s (Business Secretary) recent comments about industrial policy…“Made in Britain” matters. Let’s encourage it, The Times, 10 October 2011
Capitalism 4.0, OECD Observer, May 2010

On China’s approach to capitalism, see  Of emperors and kings, The Economist, 12 Nov 2011