Michael Hudson – Labor in the Ancient World

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Renegade Economists Show 386

As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays.
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Show Notes
We discuss Hudson’s soon to be released book Labor in the Ancient World, on the manner in which incentives were provided to build public works. Also the battle between rulers, the evolving banking system and the resultant tensions to maintaining community cohesion. Of course I couldn’t resist and had to ask Michael about Elizabeth Warren and current day banking rorts. Fuse lit ….!

Prof Michael Hudson on the Ancient Near East by Renegadeeconomists on Mixcloud

Related Links
Check Michael’s website, the Ancient Near East tag and his books, including the last book in this series Debt and Economic Renewal in the Ancient Near East.
Elizabeth Warren takes on citigroup
Bill Black @ Naked Capitalism

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