Adair Turner

Adair Turner is Vice Chairman of Merrill Lynch Europe, Chair of the Low Pay Commission, Chair of the Independent Pension Commission, a Director of United Business Media, and a visiting Professor at the London School of Economics. He was head of the Confederation of British Industry, 1995–1999. His recent book, Just Capital—the Liberal Economy, is published by Macmillan.

Papers Published in World Economics:

Capitalism and the End of History
Author: Adair Turner

In this article Adair Turner explores the relative economic and social success of different variants of capitalism, and considers how societies best reconcile the objectives of economic dynamism with those of social inclusion and environmental responsibility. He also addresses the wider issue of the relationship between economics, politics and culture—the issue of whether we are right to assume that any variant of capitalism, or indeed any model of society, is a universal model.

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