filthy lucre

Filthy Lucre: Economics for people who hate capitalism

By Joseph Heath
Harper Collins, November 30, 2008, $29.95

Is the left out of touch with economics? Is capitalism only for the self-interested? Are markets doomed to fail? The rabble podcast network’s Cathi Bond interviews Joseph Heath on a new book that sells capitalism to closet capitalists and left wing skeptics.


Cathi Bond is a writer/broadcaster and a regular contributor to She is currently working on a trilogy of novels that take place on the mean streets of Toronto during the late 1970s.

Alex Samur

Alex Samur

Alexandra Samur was’s managing editor from 2010 to 2012, books and blogs editor from 2007 to 2012. Alex’s career in independent media spans more than a decade and includes stints...