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.

2023 URPE Steering Committee Election
June 30, 2023 @ 8am

The 2023 Steering Committee election is now open. Click here to vote! There are three open positions on the Steering Com

Conference to Celebrate the Life and Work of Jim Crotty
September 22, 2023 @ 8am

Conference to Celebrate the Life and Work of Jim Crotty Friday, September 22 and Saturday, September 23, 2023   Crotty

URPE at ASSA 2024
January 5, 2024 @ 8am

Call for Papers – URPE at ASSA 2024 January 5 – 7, 2024 San Antonio, TX – Marriott Every January URPE sponsors a series of pa

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