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    • The 2008 financial crisis and neoclassical economics 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      The 2008 global financial crisis was the consequence of the process of financialization, or the creation of massive fictitious financial wealth, that began in the 1980s, and of the hegemony of a reactionary ideology, namely, ...
    • The access to demand 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      In this paper I argue that, in developing countries, sufficient aggregate demand is not enough to motivate investment and achieve full employment. Besides, according to the Keynesian developmental macroeconomics under ...
    • An account of new developmentalism and its structuralist macroeconomics 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      This is a personal account of the definition of 'new developmentalism'- a national development strategy alternative to the Washington consensus -, and of a 'structuralist development macroeconomics': the sum of models that ...
    • Acumulação de capital, lucros e juros 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
    • Afinal, a estagnação secular do capitalismo? 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
    • After balance of powers diplomacy, globalization´s politics 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      The September 11th episode not only marked the end of the Cold War, but of the Balance of Powers Diplomacy, through which the nation-states defin e themselves as enemies, and solve their problems with war or war threat. ...
    • After financial-rentier capitalism, structural change in sight? 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      Brexit and the election of Donald Trump are a symptom of the political crisis of globalization and neoliberalism. The secret of capitalism was in entrepreneurs who combined economic liberalism and individualism with ...
    • After structuralism, a development alternative for Latin America 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      The paper, first, summarizes Latin American structuralism, and offers reasons why it was so influential and durable in the region, as it attended to real demands, and was part of 1950s’mainstream economics. Second, says ...
    • After the demise of neoliberalism but not of conservatism, a third developmentalism? 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      Neoliberalism and developmentalism are the two alternative forms of economic and political organization of capitalism. Since the 2008 global financial crisis we see the demise of neoliberalism in rich countries, as state ...
    • Uma alternativa para o capitalismo? 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
    • A Argentina tem razão 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
    • Asia versus America Latina 4/5 

      Cysne, Rubens Penha; Pessôa, Samuel de Abreu; Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos; Franco, Afonso Arinos de Melo
      Seminário realizado no dia 14/08 em homenagem aos 70 anos do Professor Fernando de Holanda Barbosa. Durante o evento, os diversos convidados abordaram sobre as contribuições do Professor Fernando de Holanda Barbosa no temas ...
    • Assalto ao estado e ao mercado, neoliberalismo e teoria econômica 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      State and market are complementary institutions. The state is the major institution coordinating modern societies; it is the constitutional system and the organizations guaranteeing it; it is the main instrument through ...
    • Auto-interesse e incompetência 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      All social science' schools have a common assumption: self-interest is the central variable explaining human behavior in society. In contemporary societies a second variable is turning increasingly relevant when one is ...
    • A banalidade do mal 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
    • Brasil, sociedade nacional-dependente 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      The history of independent Brazil may be divided in three major political cycles, and, since 1930, we can distinguish five political pacts or class coalitions. Since 1930 these pacts have been nationalist. Only in the 1990s ...
    • Brazilian exchange policy 

      Campos, Cesar Cunha; Snower, Dennis J.; Belluzzo, Luiz Gonzaga de Mello; Leal, Carlos Ivan Simonsen; Suplicy, Eduardo Matarazzo; Cysne, Rubens Penha; Mantega, Guido; Nakano, Yoshiaki; Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos; Fonseca, Roberto Giannetti da; Pessôa, Samuel de Abreu; Holland, Márcio
      The foreign exchange model adopted by Brazil is a key factor for the stability and economic growth of the country. In this post-crisis period, marked by alterations in the exchange rate parity, concern about the direction ...
    • Brazil’s 35 years-old quasi-stagnation: facts and theory 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      Brazil is growing around 1% per capita a year from 1981; this means for a country that is supposed to catch up, quasi-stagnation. Four historical new facts explain why growth was so low after the Real Plan: the reduction ...
    • Brevíssima história da teoria do desenvolvimento: de Schumpeter e Prebisch ao novo desenvolvimentismo 

      Bresser-Pereira, Luiz Carlos
      O desenvolvimentismo clássico foi uma teoria econômica heterodoxa que mostrou que os países precisam de intervenção moderada do Estado na economia para se industrializar. O crescimento depende de investimentos e de uma ...