Making Money: The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism

Making Money: The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism

Ole Bjerg

what's funds? the place does it come from? Who makes our funds at the present time? and the way will we comprehend the present country of our economic system as a main issue of cash itself?

In Making Money, Ole Bjerg turns those questions right into a topic of philosophical instead of fiscal research. utilizing the taking into account Slavoj Žižek, whereas nonetheless enticing with mainstream financial literature, the ebook presents a really philosophical thought of cash. This conception is opened up in reflections at the nature of economic phenomenon akin to monetary markets, banks, debt, credits, derivatives, gold, chance, price, rate, pursuits, and arbitrage. The research of cash is placed into an ancient context through suggesting that the present monetary turbulence and debt situation are indicators that we are living within the age of post-credit capitalism. by means of bridging the fields of economics and modern philosophy, Bjerg's paintings engages in a effective kind of highbrow arbitrage.

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