Is Overcompetition the Problem? John Bellamy Foster DOI: https://doi.org/10.14452/MR-051-02-1999-06_5 Keywords: Political Economy Abstract Review of The Economics of Global Turbulence: A Special Report on the World Economy, 1950-98 by Robert Brenner.This article can also be found at the Monthly Review website, where most recent articles are published in full.Click here to purchase a PDF version of this article at the Monthly Review website. Requires Subscription or Fee PDF (USD 3) Published 1999-06-05 Issue Vol. 51, No. 2: June 1999 Section Reviews Please see here for reprint requests.