Michel Albert

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Person.png Michel Albert   AmazonRdf-icon.png
(economist)
Born1930-02-25
Fontenay-le-Comte, France
Died2015-03-19 (Age 85)
Paris, France
NationalityFrench
Alma materSciences Po, ÉNA

Michel Albert was a French economist.[1]

Background

Albert was born in Fontenay-le-Comte, Vendée and was the Permanent Secretary of the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques since 1 January 2005.


Publications

In his 1991 book Capitalisme contre Capitalisme,[2] Michel Albert coined the term "Rhine capitalism" and warned, "The largest banks know, however, that they are literally "too big to fail" and can count on a helping hand from government if the worst comes to the worst.... Thus, in yet another intriguing but ominous irony of history, 10 years of ultra-liberalism have resulted in a US financial system whose future may only be assured with the help of federal government handouts."


25 February 1930|19 March 2015| 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
Bilderberg/19699 May 196911 May 1969Denmark
Hotel Marienlyst
Elsinore


References

  1. "Mort de Michel Albert". Le Monde. Retrieved 2015-03-26. Italic or bold markup not allowed in: |publisher= (help)Page Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css must have content model "Sanitized CSS" for TemplateStyles (current model is "plain text").
  2. Michel Albert. Capitalism Against Capitalism. Whurr; 1993. ISBN 978-1-870332-54-5.


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