Economic Update: The Economics of Colonialism Pt. 1 – The British Empire

Democracy At Work – Premiered Oct 10, 2022

[S12 E39] The Economics of Colonialism Pt. 1 – British Empire

This week’s show focuses on an analysis of capitalist colonialism that begins with the passing of Queen Elizabeth as a monument to the passing of the British Empire itself. Wolff discusses the differences between pre-capitalist and capitalist colonialism, the goals of capitalist colonialism, the development of a world economy, examples of India, US, and Kenya, the centrality of independence for ex-colonies, and neo-colonialism.

Economic Update: The Economics of Colonialism Pt. 2 – The Neo-colonialism Variation

Democracy At Work – Premiered Oct 17, 2022

[S12 E40] The Economics of Colonialism Pt. 2 – The Neo-colonialism Variation

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