Marxism, liberalism and the contemporary world

The fourth and final one in the lecture series organised by SAHMAT to commemorate the Centenary Year of the October Revolution was held on Saturday, 5 November 2016 at Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road at 7 pm. The talk was on Marxism, Liberalism and the Contemporary World by Prabhat Patnaik, economist and social commentator. The final lecture in the series discusses the current world conjuncture and the lessons of the October Revolution in this context. It contrasts the liberal and Marxist approaches to the contemporary capitalist crisis.