Brexit and the conceptual crisis of modern capitalism

Conference: Cambridge & Brexit: Mapping an Uncertain Future, Cambridge, 24 February 2017

Author: Nora Kalinskij

Abstract: This section of the The Cambridge Brexit Report discusses two political economic challenges that Britain faces today. First, it diagnoses a conceptual crisis of the contemporary economic system. Second, it addresses the strategic choice that Britain faces in the aftermath of Brexit between two economic models: a trading and industrial power or a financial power. The full report can be found at:
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