31. Albena Azmanova: Capitalism is on the Edge.

My conversation with Albena Azmanova is on her recent book Capitalism on the Edge: How fighting Precarity Can Achieve Radical Change Without Crisis or Utopia

We discuss how our economic systems are constructed today, the importance of focusing on current levels of instability as opposed to solely focusing on inequality, how we need to transcend both capitalism and socialism, the concept of precarity in society and why we need to reduce it, and the concept of self-waste.

Her Financial Times Op-Ed: Precarity, Not Inequality is What Ails the 99%

Albena Azmanova
Albena Azmanova

Albena is an associate professor of Political & Social Thought at The University of Kent who teaches courses on democratic theory and political economy. 

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