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Market and Society—Are They Really Separate Spheres?


  • Janelle Pötzsch


Milton Friedman and other neoliberal conservative economists have long argued that markets are mostly self-organizing and self-contained. They are both just and efficient. But is this remotely realistic? This political philosopher thinks not.

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  • Janelle Pötzsch, 2012. "Market and Society—Are They Really Separate Spheres?," Challenge, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 55(4), pages 50-62.
  • Handle: RePEc:mes:challe:v:55:y:2012:i:4:p:50-62
    DOI: 10.2753/0577-5132550403

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    1. Rodrik, Dani, 2012. "The Globalization Paradox: Why Global Markets, States, and Democracy Can't Coexist," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780199652525.
    2. Sellers, Charles, 1994. "The Market Revolution: Jacksonian America 1815-1846," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780195089202.
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