Austeridad: Historia de una idea peligrosa by Mark Blyth, Tomás Fernández Aúz PDF

By Mark Blyth, Tomás Fernández Aúz

ISBN-10: 8498926785

ISBN-13: 9788498926781

"La austeridad, nos cube Mark Blyth, profesor de l. a. Brown college, es una proposal peligrosa: no funciona en el mundo actual en que habitamos. En el mundo imaginario de sus partidarios, los recortes siempre afectan a otro. Desgraciadamente, como lo demuestra Europa, en este mundo actual de nuestros días no hay "otro" que asuma los costes". Blyth ha escrito un libro extraordinario, rico en principles y libre de jerga económica, que analiza los angeles realidad de los angeles situation, l. a. génesis histórica de las rules que han llevado a l. a. doctrina de l. a. austeridad como remedio, l. a. evidencia de su fracaso en todos los casos en que se ha intentado aplicarla, y que concluye con l. a. perspectiva de un futuro en que, como l. a. austeridad no disminuye l. a. deuda, sino que los angeles aumenta, nos aguarda un porvenir de represión monetary y aumento de los impuestos. Austeridad ha recibido elogios de Robert Skidelsky, quien lo califica como "un análisis fascinante", de Martin Wolf, que habla en el monetary occasions de "un espléndido libro", y de John Quiggin, quien asegura que se trata de "una guía esencial para cualquiera que desee entender los angeles depresión actual".

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Muhammad's follow­ ers dominated the great conduit of long-range world commerce, the In­ dian Ocean, and in the process spread his powerful message from west Africa to the South China Sea. Then, with breathtaking speed, a newly resurgent West took control of global trade routes in the decades follow­ ing the first roundings of the Cape of Good Hope by Bartholomew Diaz and Vasco da Gama. Can we understand these events under the larger ban­ ner of the history of trade? The great national trading organizations, particularly the English and Dutch East India companies, spearheaded Europe's commercial dominance and made world trade the nearly exclusive province of large corporate en­ tities and, in the twentieth century, of the multinational corporation.

It was costly enough in China; in Rome, it was yet a hundred times costlier—worth its weight in gold, so expensive that even a few ounces might consume a year of an average man's wages. Only the wealthiest, such as Emperor Elagabalus, could afford an entire toga made from it. The other way to Rome, the famous Silk Road, first opened up by Han emissaries in the second century of the Christian era, bumped slowly overland through central Asia. This route was far more complex, and its precise track varied widely with shifting political and military conditions, from well south of the Khyber Pass to as far north as the southern border of Siberia.

The pro­ cess in which sulfur, oxygen, chlorine, or carbonate, depending on the type of ore, are removed from it to yield the pure metal—smelting—first saw the light of day in approximately 3500 BC. The metallurgists of the Fertile Crescent soon began mixing their local copper with an exotic im­ ported metal, tin. Not only was the new hammered copper-tin alloy as hard and durable as that of the previous copper-arsenic and copper-antimony alloys, but it melted at a much lower temperature than pure copper.

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