History of Capitalism

Main

california gold rush

1848 - 1855

Panic of 1873

1873

Panic of 1893

1893

klondike gold rush

aug 1896 - 1898

roaring 20s

1920 - 1929

Great Depression (world wide)

1929 - 1939

dot-com bubble

1995 - 2000

late-2000s recession

dec 2007 - 2010

Economic Publications

Magna Carta

1215

Common Sense (Tom Paine)

1776

The Wealth of Nations (Adam Smith)

1776

Letters on the English (Voltaire)

1778

Defence of Usury (Bentham)

1787

The Principles of Morals and Legislation (Bentham)

1789

Communist Manifesto (Marx/Engels)

21 Feb 1848

On Liberty (John Stuart Mill)

1859

Das Kapital (Marx)

1867

Beyond Good and Evil (Nietzsche)

1886

The Case of Wagner (Nietzsche)

1888

The Theory of the Leisure Class (Thorstein Veblen)

1899

The Will to Power (Nietzsche)

1901

What Is to Be Done? (Lenin)

1902

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (Weber)

1904

The Theory of Business Enterprise (Thorstein Veblen)

1904

Futurist Manifesto (Marinetti)

20 February 1909

Anarchism and Other Essays (Emma Goldman)

1910

Theory of Money and Credit (Hayek)

1912

Imperialism, the Highest Stage of Capitalism (Lenin)

1916

My Disillusionment in Russia (Emma Goldman)

1923

The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (Keynes)

feb 1936

The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money (Keynes)

1937

The Road to Serfdom (Hayek)

1944

The Use of Knowledge in Society (Hayek)

1945

The Constitution of Liberty (Hayek)

1960

Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal (Ayn Rand)

1966

Society of the Spectacle (debord)

1967

The Revolution of Everyday Life (Vaneigem)

1967

Small Is Beautiful: Economics As If People Mattered (E. F. Schumacher)

1973

The Fatal Conceit (Hayek)

1988

Empire (Negri/Hardt)

2000

Nihilist Communism (Monsieur Dupont)

2003

Multitude: War and Democracy in the Age of Empire (Negri/Hardt)

2004

Wars

American Revolution

1760 - 1789

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

world war I

1914 - 1918

Spanish Civil War

17 July 1936 - 1 April 1939

word war II

1939 - 1945

Korean War

25 Jun 1950 - 27 Jul 1953

vietnam war

26 sep 1959 - 30 apr 1975

Falklands War

2 Apr 1982 - 14 Jun 1982

Gulf War

2 Aug 1990 - 28 Feb 1991

Iraq War (ongoing)

20 Mar 2003 - 25 Feb 2010

skull and bones

history of the infamous club.

foundation at Yale

1832

yale becomes coeducational (skull and bones remains male only)

1969

first female members admitted

1991

Austan Goolsbee admitted

1991