Vampires are also, as it turns out, familiar as a critical trope within economics.Matt Taibbi applied it to Goldman, and now the pope is using the term, "bloodsuckers."
Terrell Carver (in Postmodern Marx) notes that Marx used the vampire motif three times in Capital—in the chapter on the working day…
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