Notes from the Editors, June 2021

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  • - Editors

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-073-02-2021-06_0

Keywords:

Inequality, Political Economy, Capitalism, Health

Abstract

Where capitalism itself is concerned, the dominant view is that the COVID-19 crisis constitutes a rare, unpredictable, and unlikely to be repeated occurrence. The world capitalist economy, we are informed, was fundamentally sound prior to the advent of this unforeseen exogenous shock, and it will revive quickly once the SARS-CoV-2 virus is under control. This received view, however, is incorrect on all counts.

Published

2021-06-01

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Notes from the Editors