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In this policy point – counterpoint piece, the concept of capitalism is examined, with one side arguing that predictable policies lead to a stagnant economy and the other side encouraging a more compassionate capitalism that seeks a conscience in business and government.


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  • Alternative title
    • Policy Point - Counterpoint: Whither Capitalisms

  • Journal title
    • International Social Science Review

  • Volume
    • 92

  • Issue
    • 1

  • Date submitted

    18 July 2022

  • Additional information
    • Acknowledgements:

      Laura Cruz (PhD/History, University of California at Berkeley, 2001) is the founding director of the Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence at Tennessee Tech University. Connor Hickey holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (2016) from Western Carolina University. Joanna Woodson is a social work student at Western Carolina University and works for the Andrew Goodman Foundation.