Some articles on capitalist economy:
... to economic collapse is specific to the capitalist economy ... However in the capitalist economy, commodities are produced for profit ... This so-called profit motive, the core of the capitalist economy, creates a dynamic whereby an abundance of commodities has negative consequences ...
Famous quotes containing the words economy and/or capitalist:
“Quidquid luce fuit tenebris agit: but also the other way around. What we experience in dreams, so long as we experience it frequently, is in the end just as much a part of the total economy of our soul as anything we really experience: because of it we are richer or poorer, are sensitive to one need more or less, and are eventually guided a little by our dream-habits in broad daylight and even in the most cheerful moments occupying our waking spirit.”
—Friedrich Nietzsche (18441900)
“It has to be acknowledged that in capitalist society, with its herds of hippies, originality has become a sort of fringe benefit, a mere convention, accepted obsolescence, the Beatnik model being turned in for the Hippie model, as though strangely obedient to capitalist laws of marketing.”
—Mary McCarthy (19121989)