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Notes for a class that Professor Shaikh believed would probably be Economics 236. It would contain a great deal of Hyman Minsky's theories. The material also contains readings for the course, including a paper by Professor Minsky, "On the Control of the American Economy" prepared for the Conference on the Accumulation and the Control of the Economy" August 30-31, 1982, material from Minsky’s “Financial Markets and Economic Instability, 1965-1980,” Minsky’s article in the August 1975 issue of “Challenge,” titled, “Financial Resources in a Fragile Financial Environment,” Jonathan David Aron’s chapter “Banking and Insurance” published in “The International Politics of Surplus Capacity” (Aronson, Jonathan David. “Banking and Insurance.” The International Politics of Surplus Capacity, Routledge, NY, NY, 1982, pp. 111–121. ), Boddy, Radford, and James Crotty. “Stagnation, Instability and International Competition.” American Economic Review, vol. 66, no. 1, 1976, pp. 27–31. “A General Equilibrium Model of Income and Employment.” American Economic Review, vol. 61, no. 1, 1971, pp. 82–93, and two articles from The New York Times, 1981.

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