Corporate Ownership of the Public Debt: Mapping the New Aristocracy of Finance

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Hager, S. B.;
(2015)
  • Publisher: ZBW - Deutsche Zentralbibliothek für Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Leibniz-Informationszentrum Wirtschaft Kiel, Hamburg
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1093/ser/mwv013
  • Subject: financial institutions | public finance | H | redistribution | financial crisis | distribution | class
    • ddc: ddc:330

In various writings Karl Marx made references to an ‘aristocracy of finance’ in Western Europe and the United States that dominated ownership of the public debt. Drawing on original research, this article offers the first comprehensive analysis of public debt ownership ... View more
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