This page contains a number of tutorial presentations on topics in political economy prepared using Google Slides which should be viewable on any web browser.
An account of the neolithic revolution.
The slave mode of production and how it differs from capitalism.
The above is a tutorial to be given in Brussels in 2018
A talk I gave in Hanoi in 2017
Outlines the theory in our book Towards a New Socialism
Presentation on financial crises derived from work by a Communist Formation study group in 1977. Early use of econophysics concepts further developed in Classical Econophysics.
Introductory lectures of an advanced course on Marxist Science
A presentation of direct democracy originally given to a non-leftist audience.
Economic basis of the landlord class
The passage to materialism
There is no maths without physical tools
Marxism radically refutes subjectivism
Work done with Tonak. We show that contrary to Trumps claims the historical record of socialism is far better than that of capitalism and that the restoration of capitalism in Russia and the Ukraine led to far more deaths than are alleged to have been caused by socialist industrialisation.
How Ptolemy was smarter than Samuelson
A long presentation with Zachariah critiquing Kliman.
Evidence and statistical laws. A telelecture delivered to Brazil.
A talk defending the empirical materialist approach to the theory of value.
A scientific socialist approach to dealing with the impending climate crisis. Talk given in Galicia.
A lecture I gave at Glasgow University on the Harmony Algorithm