The Fiscal Crisis of the State

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Transaction Publishers, 1979 - 276 pages
 

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This was required reading back when I was a grad student at U of T for anyone doing polisci. With a new introduction by its author, it is probably even more relevant today after the debacle over fiscal policy that characterized the political split in the latest debt ceiling "debate".  

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
CHAPTER
7
CHAPTER
8
The Monopoly Sector
15
Interrelationships Between Private and State Sectors
23
Surplus Capitalists
29
CHAPTER 2
40
State Capitalisms Three Options
46
Social Consumption in the Suburb
130
Economic Insecurity and Social Insurance
137
CHAPTER 6
150
Surplus Population and the Welfare State
158
Surplus Capitalists and Socialism for the Rich
168
The Social Expenses of Environmental
175
State and Local Government Debt
193
Tax Exploitation of the Working Class
208

CHAPTER 3
64
CHAPTER 4
94
Physical Capital
101
Human Capital
111
CHAPTER 5
124
THE SCOPE AND LIMITS OF CAPITALIST
221
Movements of State Workers
236
Beyond Reform
249
INDEX
269
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