Re: [OPE-L] Participatory and democratic production.

From: Paul Cockshott (clyder@GN.APC.ORG)
Date: Sun May 20 2007 - 10:44:29 EDT


Quoting Jerry Levy <Gerald_A_Levy@MSN.COM>:

> But your Democratic Planning is not very different from the every day
> peoplesí buying decisions in a Market Socialism. Does represent a planned
> economy any advantage concerning giving people what the want?
>
>
> Hi Alejandro:
>
> The process I was referring to is one where consumers as a
> group  decide  *ex ante* what should be produced and in
> what quantities.
>
> In solidarity, Jerry
>
How in concrete terms would you see this being done?

Paul Cockshott

www.dcs.gla.ac.uk/~wpc
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