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Financialised capitalism and the subordination of emerging capitalist economies

Financialised capitalism and the subordination of emerging capitalist economies

Bonizzi, Bruno, Kaltenbrunner, Annina and Powell, Jeff ORCID: 0000-0001-7962-3101 (2021) Financialised capitalism and the subordination of emerging capitalist economies. [Working Paper]

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Abstract

The variegated experiences of cinancialisation in Emerging Capitalist Economies (ECEs) require a theory of global structural transformation in which these appearances can be located. Such a transformation can be found in the substantive completion of the internationalisation of the circuits of capital, thereby marking the passage into a new stage of financialised capitalism. In this new stage, finance has taken the concrete form of a US dollar market-based system, while production is carried out through global production networks. The confluence of these new realities has impacted both the size and the nature of the transfer of value from subordinate regions. An increasing share of this transferred value is captured by finance, both as reward for services rendered and as opportunities for expropriation have proliferated. In financialised capitalism, ECEs are cast in a subordinate position in relation to the extraction, realisation, and ‘storage’ of value, and the agency of their public and private agents is severely constrained.

Item Type: Working Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: Financialisation, subordination, global production networks, market-based finance, value transfer,
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Business > Institute of Political Economy, Governance, Finance and Accountability (IPEGFA) > Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre (GPERC)
Faculty of Business
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2021 16:33
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
Selected for GREAT 2019: None
Selected for REF2021: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/32813

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