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Articles by

Mike Beggs

Mike Beggs is an editor at Jacobin and a lecturer in political economy at the University of Sydney.

Jobs For All

In an age of precarity, a left-wing demand for full employment could be massively popular. But liberalism can't deliver it.

A General Without an Army

For all Piketty’s mainstream respectability, it is only the radical left and the labor movement — not treasuries and central banks — that can push his program.

Not Another Piketty Symposium

Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century has been covered ad nauseam. But how it will change the ideological landscape remains to be seen.