Robert Brenner

(2011). ‘The Pre-History of Core-Periphery,’ in Peter Hanns Reill and Balázs A. Szelényi (eds). Cores, Peripheries, and Globalization. Hungary: Central European University Press. pp. 203-233

(2010). ‘The Political Economy of Rank-and-File Rebellion,’ in Aaron Brenner, Robert Brenner, and Cal Winslow (eds). Rebel Rank and File: Labor Militancy and Revolt from Below During the Long 1970s. London and New York: Verso. pp. 37-77

(2009). ‘What is Good for Goldman Sachs is Good for America: The Origins of the Present Crisis‘, Center for Social Theory and Comparative History, UCLA. 18th April. pp. 75

(2007 [1998]). The Economics of Global Turbulence. London and New York: Verso.

(2007). ‘Property and Progress: Where Adam Smith went wrong,’ in Chris Wickham (ed). Marxist History-writing for the Twenty First Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

(2007). ‘Structure versus Conjuncture‘, New Left Review II/43, January-February, pp. 33–59

(2006). ‘From Theory to History: “The European Dynamic” or Feudalism to Capitalism’, in J. Hall and R. Schroeder (eds). An Anatomy of Power. The Social Theory of Michael Mann. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

(2006). ‘What is, and what is not, imperialism,’ Historical Materialism, 14(4), pp. 79-105

(2005). ‘The Capitalist Economy, 1945-2000’, in David Coates (ed) Varieties of Capitalism, Varieties of Approaches. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

(2005). ‘After Boom, Bubble, and Bust: Where is the US Economy Going?’, in Max Miller (ed.) Worlds of Capitalism: Institutions, Economic Performance, and Governance in the Era of Globalization. London: Routledge.

(2004). ‘New Boom or New Bubble?‘, New Left Review II/25, pp. 57-100.

(2003 [1992]). Merchants and Revolution. Commercial Change, Political Conflict, and London’s Overseas Traders, 1550-1653, London and New York: Verso.

(2002). The Boom and the Bubble: The US in the World Economy. London and New York: Verso.

(2002). with C. Isett. ‘The Divergence of England from China’s Yangzi Delta: Property Relations, Microeconomics, and Patterns of Development, 1500-1850‘, Journal of Asian Studies, 51(2).

(2002). ‘The Trajectory of the Manufacturing Rate of Profit: A Reply to Dumenil and Levy‘, Review of Radical Political Economics, 34(1), pp. 35-44.

(2001). ‘The World Economy at the Turn of the Millennium: Toward Boom or Crisis?‘, Review of International Political Economy, 8(1).

(2001). ‘The Low Countries in the Transition to Capitalism‘, Journal of Agrarian Change, 1 (2), pp. 169- 241.

(2000). ‘The Boom and the Bubble‘, New Left Review II/6, November-December, pp. 5-43

(1997). ‘Economic Relations and the Growth of Agricultural Productivity in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe’, in A.Bhaduri and R. Skarstein (Eds), Economic Development and Agricultural Productivity. Cheltenham, Edward Elgar: 9-44.

(1996). ‘The Rises and Declines of Serfdom,’ in Michael Bush (ed). Serfdom and Slavery: Studies in Legal Bondage. London: Longmans.

(1995 [1982]). ‘The Agrarian Roots of European Capitalism’ in Aston, T.H. and C.H.E. Philpin (eds.) The Brenner Debate: Agrarian Class Structure and Economic Development in Pre-Industrial Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 213-327. Originally published (1982). ‘The Agrarian Roots of European Capitalism’, Past & Present, 97, November, pp. 16-113.

(1995 [1976]). ‘Agrarian Class Structures and Economic Development in Pre-Industrial Europe’, in Aston, T.H. and C.H.E. Philpin (eds.) The Brenner Debate: Agrarian Class Structure and Economic Development in Pre-Industrial Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 10-63. Originally published (1976). ‘Agrarian Class Structures and Economic Development in Pre-Industrial Europe’, Past & Present, 70, February, pp. 30-75.

(1991). with Mark Glick. ‘The Regulation Approach: Theory and History‘, New Left Review I/188, July-August, pp. 45-119

(1991). ‘Why is the United States at War with Iraq?‘, New Left Review I/185, January-February, pp. 122-137

(1991). ‘Economic Backwardness in Eastern Europe in Light of Developments in the West’, in D. Chirot (ed), The Origins of Backwardness in Eastern Europe. Berkeley, University of California Press. pp. 15-52.

(1990).’La base sociale du développement économique’, Actuel Marx, 7. pp. 65-93.

(1990). ‘Feudalism’, in J. Eatwell, M. Milgate and P. Newman (eds.), Marxian Economics, New York/Londres: W.W. Norton & Company. pp. 170-185.

(1989). ‘Bourgeois Revolution and Transition to Capitalism’, in Meier, A.L. et al. (eds.), The First Modern Society: Essays in English History in Honour of Lawrence Stone, Cambridge: The Past and Present Society. pp. 271-304.

(1986). ‘The Social Basis of Economic Development‘ in John Roemer (ed.) Analytical Marxism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 23-53

(1985). ‘The Paradox of Social Democracy: the American Case,’ in Mike Davis, Fred Pfeil, and Michael Sprinker (eds). The Year Left: an American Socialist Yearbook 1985. Vol. 1. London and New York: Verso. pp. 33-86

(1983). ‘Das Weltssystem. Theoretische and Historische Perspektiven,’ in J. Blaschke (ed).  Perspektiven des Weltssystems.  Berlin: Campus Verlag, 1983, pp. 80-111. German translation of ‘World System Theory and the Transition to Capitalism: Historical and Theoretical Perspectives,’ an english paper presented to the conference “Three Worlds or One,” at the Berlin Institute for Comparative Social Research, 1979.

(1978). ‘Reply to Sweezy‘, New Left Review I/108, March-April, pp. 95-6

(1978). ‘Dobb on the Transition from Feudalism to Capitalism‘, Cambridge Journal of Economics, 2 (2), pp. 121-140.

(1977). ‘The Origins of Capitalist Development: A Critique of Neo-Smithian Marxism‘, New Left Review, I/104. pp. 25-92.

(1975). ‘The Successful Transition to Modern Industrial Society: A Comparative Overview,’ in Frederick Krantz and Paul M. Hohenberg(eds). Failed transitions to modern industrial society: Renaissance Italy and seventeenth century Holland. Montreal: Interuniversity Centre for European Studies. pp.

(1973). ‘The Civil War Politics of London’s Merchant Community‘, Past & Present, 58, pp. 53-107

(1972). ‘The Social Basis of English Commercial Expansion 1550-1660‘, Journal of Economic History, 32 (1), pp. 361-384


What now? The roots of the present economic crisis and the way forward: a discussion with David Harvey and Robert Brenner. Sponsored by the Advanced Research Collaborative, Center for Place, Culture and Politics, and Center for the Humanities. The Graduate Center, CUNY, New York City, December 1, 2016.