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Democratic
Capitalism,  The Way to a World of Peace and Plenty
by Ray Carey

Hard/Softcover/Kindle - 5 May, 2004, Available on Amazon.com

Ray Carey presents the theory and practice of democratic capitalism by coupling his experience with a synthesis of the thought of Adam Smith, Karl Marx, and John Stuart Mill.  The empirical evidence is clear: democratic capitalistic companies produce superior results, and nations that support economic freedom and keep money neutral improve the lives of their people.


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Reaffirm Idealism!

A world of plenty is attainable in both democratic and authoritarian governments through economic freedom. When people live better, violence goes down, other freedoms follow, and the ideal of a world of peace is attainable. Improvement in the lives of people and their children is the only ideal common to all nations and cultures; consequently, economic common purpose is the only way to unite people.
           
This ideal is more attainable in the 21st century because the Information Age adds new levels of productivity, new communications technology making the world a global village; and is itself a unifying influence. The world is ready to free the body of material needs, and free the spirit to reach full potential, once the impediments of concentrated wealth and violence are eliminated.

Citizens must vote for candidates who reaffirm the ideal that peace and plenty are attainable, that economic freedom is the means, and that economic common purpose is the way to unite people and stop violence.

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Ray Carey learned through managing companies for 33 years how to change the work culture to provide employees with their best opportunities to develop and contribute. This experience began as a 28 year old plant manager and later president of an electric motor company, and concluded with eighteen years as president , chairman, and CEO of ADT, Inc.

See Carey's autobiography of his work career in chapter two of his first book,

Democratic Capitalism, The Way to a World of Peace and Plenty.

For more information about Ray Carey and his advocacy of democratic capitalism, visit the pages of this website.


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CCDC 12/22/2017

Updated on December 29, 2017

Democratic Capitalism-- Book Review

Julia Sneden based her review of Democratic Capitalism on her reading as I had no communication with her. Her review supported my premise based on fifty years experience running companies that democracy and capitalism should be synergistic not in conflict as most academicians believed. This will be examined further in the next Carey Center article “Good Capitalism vs. Bad Capitalism.”
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Review of Democratic Capitalism by Senior Women Web
Culture Watch

Democratic Capitalism is a fascinating, important, erudite book that leads the reader through the history and development of capitalism making a clear case for what needs to be done in the future.

This fascinating, important, erudite book is not an easy, weekend read, nor a book you’d like to take on vacation for a beach read. It requires patience and hard thinking. Fortunately, it is written in a clear, accessible style that leads the reader, step by careful step, through the history and development of...

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