Michael Roberts

Michael Roberts worked in the City of London as an economist for over 40 years. He has closely observed the machinations of global capitalism from within the dragon’s den. At the same time, he was a political activist in the labour movement for decades.

Roberts is author of several books: The Great Recession – a Marxist view (2009), The Long Depression (2016), A World in Crisis (ed (2018), Marx 200 (2018), Engels 200 (2020), Capitalism in the 21st century (2023).

  • Beyond Left and Right?

    20 July 2024

    Does the marriage of economic progressivism with social conservatism signal a politics beyond Left and Right?