October 4, 2017 — The United States presently has the opportunity to abandon a dead, failing geopolitical and economic system, and join with China, Russia, and other nations in a win-win paradigm of joint development. However, standard textbook economics fails to provide the needed scientific understanding of human progress and development. We have to turn to Lyndon LaRouche’s science of economics as the basis for this new historical paradigm, starting with his discovery of Potential Relative Population Density.
Slides for first class are available here.
Reading for next class: “So You Wish to Learn All About Economics” Chapter 1; Iron productivity case study
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You’re right! I should have examined the it more closely before choosing that graphic of the triple curve (I’m not sure who made that one).
Ben is situating the need for the need of this study so eloquently.
Just fix the arrows for the Collapse function curves. The curves and text are correct,, but the two arrows on top should be switched. The text is referring to the order at the beginning of the curves, not the end.
2) How best to deal with materialist and bad-faith actors when organising?
Thanks for the input and feedback! We look forward to the start of the class series and working with all of you. Expect an email tomorrow.