'Movement for a Democratic Mixed Economy' are a network of progressives in dialogue with each other – working to contest the dominant economic paradigm – and to promote an alternative which is democratic; involving mixed forms of ownership.
above: A recent book by Eric Aarons - exploring the clash between Karl Marx and Friedrich Hayek.In the following article former Communist Party of Australia leader Eric Aarons responds to our earlier article by Shayn McCallum. (Shayn's article can be found here: ) Aarons critiques 'social market' approaches to change, positing global warming and other environmental challenges as the most important issues facing humanity. While recognising the necessary role of some markets, Aarons proposes an
above: another recent picture of John QuigginThe following is a recent post by leading Australian economist, John Quiggin, on what can be salavaged from Marxism in terms of class analysis. It is one of several posts by Quiggin on Marxism - and more is coming! Again debate is welcome!For a further debate on Marx, neo-liberalism, Hayekian economics etc the following is also interesting: http://hayekversusmarx.blogspot.com/And finally PLS feel welcome to join the Movement for a Democratic Mixed