Monthly Archives: September 2017

Translations of five Karl Polanyi Papers

The Functionalist Theory of Society and the Problem of Socialist Economic Calculability 1922 (A Rejoinder to Professor L. von Mises and Dr. Feliz Weil), By Karl Polanyi Translated from German by Kari Polanyi Levitt [This article originally appeared in Archiv fur … Continue reading

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The Canadian Economy: Selected Readings

John J. Deutsch, Burton S. Keirsteid, Kari Levitt, Robert M. Will (eds.) The Canadian Economy : Selected Readings, The Macmillan Company of Canada, Toronto. 549pp. See review here.

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Inter-Territorial Freight Rates and the Federal Shipping Service

By B.-S. Keirstead and Kari Levitt. A pamphlet of 91 pages (6 1/4 x 9 1/4). Institute of Social and Economic Research. University of the West Indies, Jamaica.

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Canada-West Indies Economic Relations

By Kari Levitt, Alister McIntyre, Canadian Trade Committee, at McGill University. Sponsored by the Canadian Trade Committee, Private Planning Association of Canada and by the Centre for Developing-Area Studies, McGill University, 1967.

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La Capitulation Tranquille

In 1970, Levitt’s book Silent Surrender was published. It warned of the consequences of permitting industry to be dominated by transnational corporations (TNCs), reprinted many times over. A French edition, La Capitulation Tranquille, published in 1972 with an introduction by … Continue reading

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Teoría de la Economía de Plantación

By Lloyd Best and Kari Polanyi Levitt. 2008. Teoría de la Economía de Plantación. Casa de las Americas. Havana, 219pp  

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Essays on the Theory of Plantation Economy: A Historical And Institutional Approach to Caribbean Economic Development

Essays on the Theory of Plantation Economy: A Historical And Institutional Approach to Caribbean Economic Development, by Lloyd Best and Kari Polanyi Levitt.  Foreword by Norman Girvan. 2009. University of the West Indies Press. Jamaica, 257pp.

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The Origins and Consequences of Jamaica’s Debt Crisis 1970-1990

“The Origins and Consequences of Jamaica’s Debt Crisis 1970-1990″, by Kari Levitt, was published in 1991 by Mona, Jamaica: Consortium Graduate School of Social Sciences.

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Reconocimiento Ifigenia Martínez

On August 15th, 2017, the Center for Research and Studies in Financial Economics of the Faculty of Economics of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) granted the “Ifigenia Martínez” recognition to Kari Polanyi Levitt. The award ceremony took place at the Consulate General … Continue reading

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14th International Karl Polanyi Conference in Seoul

Polanyi on the 21st century Kari Polanyi Levitt will give the Keynote address at the 14th International Karl Polanyi Conference in Seoul, October 12-14, 2017. For publications and lectures by Professor Kari Polanyi Levitt see Published Works. For Professor Kari Polanyi Levitt work … Continue reading

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