In Marx’s theory on the exploitation of labour, capitalists pay the labourers a wage for the reproduction of their workforce – however this copy only accounts for the consumption of goods, not for caring activities. The ‘wage-for-housework’ debate raised by Feminist Marxists in the 1970s (Mariarosa Dalla Costa, Silvia Federici) addressed this blind spot and served as a place to begin for additional feminist evaluation on reproductive labour.
MPE theories do explicitly determine themselves as normative and performative and regard the positivist place of descriptive and value-free science as false and ideologically motivated. Hence, the aim of scientific analysis is to create data that fosters the emancipation of those who are dominated and oppressed. Reaganomics refers to economic policies put ahead by US President Ronald Reagan during his presidency in the Nineteen Eighties.
Given the emphasis on causal mechanisms quite than on regularities and correlations, easy statistical testing won’t suffice … Read More