Inequality, Crises and 21st Century Capitalism
Professor. Andrés Solimano
University of Economics, Prague
The course is intended to give students an analytical and empirical overview of the main trends of global capitalism in the 21st century. Special attention will be paid to the evolution of inequality, the rise of economic elites, the middle class and working class and the nature and effects of financial crises. The Latin American experience will be treated with more detail in a global context.