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The deflationary tendency is aggravated also because the commercial excesses of the Asian countries (despite the actions of sterilization) generate investments in these very exporting countries, the investments that, in turn, improve the 46 / Crisis in the Global Economy CRISIS GLOBAL-5_Crisis-temp 11/15/09 2:00 PM Page 47 competitiveness of the emerging countries not only through the low labor cost, but also through the quality of products and the higher added value. The description, however schematic, of the dynamic that led to the subprime bubble burst shows that the crisis ripened within a precise world configuration of the capitalist accumulation process.

The increase in the quantity of living labor not only reflects the transferring of the strategic means of production (knowledge, cooperation) into the living body of the work force, but also allows us to explain the ten- The Violence of Financial Capitalism / 41 CRISIS GLOBAL-5_Crisis-temp 11/15/09 2:00 PM Page 42 dential loss of economic value of the classic means of production. Therefore, it is not a mystery why going into the markets over these last years was not aimed at investments for directly generating an increase in the volume employment and wages, but at the pure and simple increase of stock value.

The excess of surplus-value is, instead, the result of a new accumulation process that took place after the crisis of Fordism in the sphere of circulation and reproduction of capital. Francois Chesnais’ objections to Alain Bihr’s thesis stating that the excess of surplus-value did not just lead to a search for new market outlets, since a significant number of multinational American and European companies have in fact increased their direct investments abroad (in China, Brazil, and, with some difficulties, India), would thus have to be amplified: direct investments, reflective of the typical seat of capital profit, have not been carried out just outside the economi- The Violence of Financial Capitalism / 39 CRISIS GLOBAL-5_Crisis-temp 11/15/09 2:00 PM Page 40 cally developed countries, but right inside, namely, in the sphere of circulation and reproduction.

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