Some Big Things Ha-Joon Chang Doesn’t Tell You About Capitalism
In a word, the problem isn’t neoliberalism – it’s capitalism.
– Ruth Wilson Gilmore, 2011
The popular neo-Keynesian Cambridge (United Kingdom) economist Ha-Joon Chang is a clever man who might do well to think and/or care more about the ecological catastrophe that the modern disaster called capitalism1 has all too characteristically cooked up for humanity – and a few other things about that system along the way. Don’t get me wrong. Chang’s recent bestselling book 23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism (New York: Bloomsbury, 2010)