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Casino Capitalism: with an introduction by Matthew Watson

Susan Strange


Originally released by Basil Blackwell in 1986, and then re-released by Manchester University Press in 1998, Casino capitalism is a cutting-edge discussion of international financial markets, the way they behave and the power they wield. It examines money's power for good as well as its terrible disruptive, destructive power for evil. Money is seen as being far too important to leave to bankers and economists to do with as they think best. The raison d'être of Casino Capitalism is to expose the development of a financial system that has increasingly escaped the calming influences of democratic ... More

Keywords: International financial market, International political economy, Money, Destructive evil of money, Financial system out of control

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9781784992651
Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: May 2016 DOI:10.7228/manchester/9781784992651.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Susan Strange, author