Joseph A. Schumpeter (1883-1950) served as Austria's first finance minister, made and lost a fortune as an investment banker, and taught economics for many years at Harvard. Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy is his best-known work.
Schumpeter is one of the better known economists in history. He is particularly famous for this book, Capitalism, Socialism and Democracy. Read morePublished 1 month ago by elpa revw
Joseph Schumpeter's argument is equally relevant today if not more so. Ironically, within the advanced capitalist economies the general public as well as the academics have the... Read morePublished 6 months ago by David H
The book was originally written during the Great Depression to offer a peek into the future as seen by a widely admired economist. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Motown
This book is written in a way that does not lend itself to enjoyment. The information is hard to extract. There are pearls of wisdom but I would not buy again. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Penny Wyatt
Probably the best and most accurate book on this topic I've read to date. This book has a very good intro done by another author. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Fox
I bit hard to read this book was a watershed discussion on Marxian theory and capitalist economics. His ideas about the nature of entrepreneurial economic growth were... Read morePublished on December 26, 2012 by john pepin
Up to now, I find this book extremely interesting. I bought this book to read and learn some more about the different system around the world. Read morePublished on July 29, 2012 by Mathieu Boucher