The Origins of Modern Debt Politics in Greece and Rome – Reading Michael Hudson’s “The Collapse of Antiquity” Part 2

05 October, 2023 20:00 (London time)

In the second session we take a look how debt crises arose in Sparta and try to apply David Graeber’s framework from Debt – The first 5000 years (mainly chapter 5 and chapter 9 – if anybody wants to check their notes).

Suggested reading is the summery doc:

Suggested further reading are chapters two and three.

The goal is to have a lively discussion – bring your favorite passage!

Even further reading materials and more are available in the “The Origins of Modern Debt Politics ing Greece & Rome” room. The link is on the right or otherwise closeby depending on the size of your screen.

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