From industrialisation to the present day, Overripe Economy is a
genealogy of the emergence of a finance-ridden, authoritarian,
austerity-plagued American capitalism. This panoramic
political-economic history of the country, surveys the ruthlessly
competitive capitalism of the nineteenth century, the maturation of
industrial capitalism in the 1920s, the rise and fall of
capitalism's Golden Age and the ensuing decline towards the modern
era. Alan Nasser... more...