Review of John Gray’s False Dawn


This 2009 edition of John Gray’s work, originally published in 1998 in the wake of the East Asian financial crisis, comes equipped with a new foreword in which the author is able to reflect on the accuracy of his prescriptions as demonstrated by the current global economic crisis. Unfortunately, there does not seem to be any greater level of willingness in the political classes of the world to pay attention to the reality of world events and the way the economy works than there was ten or even thirty years ago, when the bane of neoliberalism first became the dominant mode of discourse.

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