publications Michel Husson   

    Randy Newman
It's money that I love

Cancelling a debt we already own has a false allure Anne-Laure Delatte, Michel Husson, Benjamin Lemoine,
Éric Monnet, Raul Sampognaro, Bruno Tinel, Sébastien Villemot, Social Europe, 9 March 2021

Automation, productivity and Covid-19, 4th International, 14 February 2021 

The economics of Ernest Mandel, yesterday and today, International Viewpoint, July 20, 2020
Stavros Tombazos and the Discordance of Times, July 2020


How Mainstream Economists Explain (or not) Unemployment? Society Register, vol. 3, n° 2, 2019

How to implement an 'optimal wage regime' for the euro zone
with Odile Chagny,, May 2019 [2014]


Economic crisis and global disorder  International Viewpoint, 23 December 2018  

Value and price: a critique of neo-Ricardian claims Capital and Class Vol. 42(3)  


The left should not "Trumpify" itself  Workers’ Liberty, 21 November, 2016  

  Why Greek pension [counter]reforms are not sustainable CADTM, 30 nov. 2016  

What is to be Done with the Banks? Radical Proposals for Radical Changes

John Weeks, Eric Toussaint, Stavros Tombazos, Pritam Singh, Benjamin Selwyn, Alfredo Saad Filho, Patrick Saurin, Sabri Öncü, Susan Pashkoff, Ozlem Onaran, Thomas Marois, Philippe Marlière, Francisco Louça, Stathis Kouvelakis, Andy Kilmister, Michel Husson, Michael Hudson, David Harvey, Pete Green, Giorgos Galanis, Alan Freeman, Gilbert Achar, 13 April 2016 

The shape of the coming crisis Workers’ Liberty,12 January, 2016 


The 32 hour week, the best defence against unemployment L'Humanité in English, 13 December 2015

 The third memorandum is unsustainable just like the previous two Truth Committee on Public Debt, 25 September 2015

Europe should back debt crisis principles at the UN The Guardian, 7 September 2015

 The good drachma? A modest contribution to the debate International Viewpoint, 27 August 2015

 Greece: Structural reforms, multipliers, competitiveness

 Notes for the Truth Committee on Public Debt, April 2015

Liberation Through Vacation Michel Husson & Stephanie Treillet, Jacobin, 1st June 2015 

Unemployment, working time and financialisation: the French case

Cambridge Journal of Economics, vol.39 n°3, 2015

Capital in the Twenty-First Century’: Wealth of Data, Poverty of Theory Historical Materialism, Vol.23, n°1, 2015

 The Greek public debt before the crisis March 2015

Neoliberalism: the Highest Stage? 2015

Looking for an “optimal wage regime” for the Euro zone (with Odile Chagny), Ires, January 2015


The Political Economy of the ‘Euro System’ in W. Dymarski, M. Frangakis, J. Leaman (eds), The Deepening Crisis of the European Union: The Case for Radical Change, Poznan University of Economics Press


Wages And Competitiveness: The Need For Coordination (with Odile Chagny), Social Europe Journal, 10/06/2013 

What to do about the debt and the euro? A manifesto Avril 2013

Social regression as a way out of the crisis ? Ljubljana, 30 March 2013  

Value and price : for a critique of the neo-Ricardian propositions, [Manuel Pérez, 1980]


Collectively agreed wages in France, Noélie Delahaie, Michel Husson, Catherine Vincent, Ires, September

The political economy of the “Euro-system”, International Viewpoint n°451, August 2012

Late capitalism and neo-liberalism. A perspective on the current phase of the long wave of capitalist development, with Francisco Louçã, january 2012


The endless bailout of Europe Workers’Liberty, No 224, 9 November 2011, pages 6-7 

Nationalise the banks! Workers’Liberty, 28 September, 2011  

Exit or voice? A European strategy of rupture Socialist Register 2012

A bottomless crisis August 2011

A crisis without end International Viewpoint n°439, August 2011  

A European strategy for the left International Viewpoint n°432, January 2011  


The debate on the rate of profit International ViewPoint n°426, July 2010


Financial crisis or crisis of capitalism? translation of "Crise de la finance ou du capitalisme", Denknetz Jahrbuch 2009

China-USA: The uncertain aftermath of the crisis  International Viewpoint n°415, August 2009

The crisis of neo-liberal capitalism Workers’Liberty, January 2009  


Toxic capitalism International Viewpoint n°406, November 2008

The upward trend in the rate of exploitation International Viewpoint n°397, February 2008

A Systemic Crisis, Both Global and Long-Lasting Workers’Liberty, July 2008  

A Structural Crisis of Capitalism Truthout, 18 april 2008  


Ideology Factories  Truthout 17 October 2007


China. Birth of a giant International Viewpoint n°372, November 2005

Theses for a European minimum wage policy collective  synthesis for EIRO

World Capitalism in a Phase of Permanent Instability International ViewPoint n°364, February


Europe/USA : a stable disequilibrium, International Viewpoint n°356, February 2004


Exploding the myth of competitiveness, translated from Le Grain de Sable n°430 by Coorditrad


The Narrow Path of Marxist Economics in France

IMF, portrait of a serial killer, International Viewpoint n°344, october 2002

The viability of redistribution translated from Le Grain de Sable n°430 by Coorditrad

2001, or the great cyclical downturn International Viewpoint n°337, 2002


France : more jobs, despite OECD,

Paper for a New School University Conference, New York, 17-18 may


After the Golden Age in Gilbert Achcar, ed., The legacy of Ernest Mandel, Verso, 2000

Is six billion of us too many? introduction to Six milliards sur la planète: Sommes-nous trop?


Riding the long wave, Historical Materialism n°5, winter 1999


The big bluff of 1992, Maxime Durand, International Marxist Review vol.4, n°1, spring 1989

Crisis and Sequels  
Capitalism and the New Economic Turmoil since 2007 
Martin Thomas (ed.) Brill, 2017  paperback 2019
Five chapters
Truth Committee on Public Debt
lllegitimacy, lllegality, Odiousness and Unsustainability of the August 2015 MoU and Loan Agreement
September 2015
Wage bargaining under the new European Economic Governance
Guy Van Gyes and Thorsten Schulten (ed.)
ETUI, 2015
Looking for an ‘optimal wage regime’ for the euro zone (with Odile Chagny)
Truth Committee on Public Debt
Preliminary Report
June 18 2015
Minimum Wages, Collective Bargaining and Economic Development
M. van Klaveren, D. Gregory, T. Schulten (eds), Palgrave Macmillan, 2015
Chapter 11 on France
The Deepening Crisis of the European Union: The Case for Radical Change
W. Dymarski, M. Frangakis, J. Leaman (eds),
Poznań University of Economics Press, 2014
The Political Economy of the ‘Euro System
Roadmap to a Social Europe
Social Europe Journal, 2013
Wages And Competitiveness: The Need For Coordination (with Odile Chagny)
Kondratieff Waves
Grinin, Devezas, Korotayev (eds)
‘Uchitel’, Volgograd, 2012
Late Capitalism and Neo-Liberalism
(avec Francisco Louçã)
Capitalism. Crisis and Alternatives 
Özlem Onaran & Fred Leplat (ed.) Resistance Books/IIRE, 2012
Where is the crisis going?
The European rescue of the European Union?
E.Chiti, A.J. Menéndez & P.Teixeira (eds), RECON Report 2012
A radical strategy for Europe
Eurozone in Crisis: What is to be Done? 
Coalition of Resistance, 2012
For a strategy of rupture and extension
Socialists and the Capitalist Recession 
Resistance books, 2009
Toxic capitalism
Critical Companion to Contemporary Marxism
Brill, 2008
The Regulation School
Gilbert Achcar, ed.
The legacy of Ernest Mandel
Verso 2000
After the Golden Age