Category Archives: Primitive accumulation

E.A. Preobrazhensky Excerpt from “Primitive Accumulation and the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry”

Below is an excerpt from the paper on Preobrazhensky that I have been working on . E.A. Preobrazhensky, the New Economics, and the Democratic Dictatorship of the Proletariat and Peasantry. The text above links to part 1 of the article. … Continue reading

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Preobrazhensky’s Theory of Socialist Development

This anonymously published article from KarlMarx.net offers a concise but thorough view of E.A. Preobrazhensky’s economic ideas as they related to the attempt to build socialism in the Soviet Union. The author does not focus on Preobrazhensky’s political activities or … Continue reading

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From state capitalism to Socialism : E.A. Preobrazhensky

Excerpt from The Law of Value and Monopoly Capitalism E.A. Preobrazhensky. In general, the war period revealed with complete clarity whither the system of monopoly capitalism is tending; it showed clearly that the present-day economic system is objectively ripe for … Continue reading

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Two Articles from Granma regarding economic organization in Cuba

Posted by Rawlinsview July 6, 2013 The two articles below are a brief overview of measures being taken in Cuba to plan economic development in the interests of the working people and in Cuban society as a whole. It is … Continue reading

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Primitive or Primary Accumulation of Capital

In the history of primitive accumulation, all revolutions are epoch-making that act as levers for the capital class in course of formation; but, above all, those moments when great masses of men are suddenly and forcibly torn from their means … Continue reading

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The New Economics E. A. Preobrazhensky, 1926

The Link below is to an online edition of the first chapter of the New Economics. http://www.karlmarx.net/transitional-economics/theneweconomicsepreobrazhensky1926,   Follow this link for the text of the first chapter This seminal work, written during the last period of open debate before the … Continue reading

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