Founded in 1968, The Union for Radical Political Economics (URPE) is an interdisciplinary membership organization of academics and of activists. Its mission is to promote the study, development and application of radical political economic analysis to social problems. Concretely, this involves a continuing critique of both the capitalist system, and of all forms of exploitation and oppression. URPE’s mission also includes, coming out of this critique, helping to construct a progressive social policy, and a human-centered radical alternative to capitalism.

2020 Eastern Economic Association Conference
February 27, 2020 @ 12am

Each year, URPE sponsors a series of panels at the Eastern Economic Association (“Easterns”) meetings t

2020 Western Social Science Association Conference
April 1, 2020 @ 12am

The conference will be held April 1-4, 2020 in Portland, Oregon. This is the 62nd Annual Conference of the Western Socia

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