11 December | The swings in the stock markets in the United States, Europe and Japan this past week have reignited fears of a financial meltdown.
13 September | Chinese global aspirations can be seen in the country’s expanding investments abroad. A trade war with the United States may have devastating consequences.
Juan Cruz FerreAu Loong Yu
9 August | Venezuela is facing an unprecedented crisis: Millions are fleeing the country due to shortages of food and medicine. Does this prove the failure of socialism? To better understand the situation (...)
Wladek FlakinMilton D’León
3 May | In March, 2018, delegations from 16 different countries met in Buenos Aires, Argentina for the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction for the Fourth International (FT). This is the second (...)
Trotskyist Fraction - Fourth International
2 May | This is the first part of the Document on the International Situation, based on discussions at the 11th Conference of the Trotskyist Fraction for the Fourth International (...)
26 March | Could the global economy crumble under a protectionist escalation? If capital is more globalized than ever before, and governments are, in the end, at the service of capital, is there any chance (...)
Juan Cruz Ferre
11 February | Economist Paula Bach describes the contradictions that lie behind the current market volatility and why the “experts” are losing confidence in the global (...)
19 July 2017 | British economist Michael Roberts takes a look at the implications of Karl Marx's major work, 150 years after its first edition.
24 May 2017 | The internationalization of production has redefined the terms of global competition. Global Value Chains perpetuate the North-South divide and create a unified global labor (...)
6 December 2016 | The intimate story between productivity and investment. Clues to overcome technological optimists and pessimists. There are many theories to explain the phenomenon of the century: profit versus (...)
2 December 2016 | The two marxist scholars exchange on the current economic situation and the tasks ahead.
2 December 2016 | Authors Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin debate with Left Voice columnist Esteban Mercatante on the limits of US hegemony.
Esteban MercatanteLeo PanitchSam Gindin
26 November 2016 | Does Trump’s victory mark the end of neoliberalism? In this article, we will analyze Trump’s economic platform, its striking contradictions and the balance between demagoguery and (...)
24 November 2016 | Continuing our series focusing on current works discussing modern-day imperialism, we take a look at Tony Norfield’s book, The City, which examines the role of London's financial center within the (...)
18 October 2016 | The Deutsche Bank crisis shows that the contradictions which led to the crisis of 2007/8 are not over, and instead have become interlinked with the geopolitical tensions of the great (...)
18 April 2016 | In this interview with Marxist economist Michael Roberts, he discusses the concepts in his new book, in which he argues that the world economy today remains in the grips of a "long depression" (...)
12 April 2016 | On March 31, with the support of the Peronists, the Argentinean Senate voted in favor of passing the “Public Debt Normalization and Access to Public Credit” bill to authorize the government to pay (...)