How would different currencies effect capitalism?

Capitalism depends on two values that share a currency: money and capital. Money is liquid currency that freely flows through the economy. Capital is money that has been invested, in order to generate profit.

Under capitalism, people have private property. Private property enables the capitalist class to extract surplus value from the workers. The way they do this is under-compensating their workers. They pay them less in wages than the workers generate in value. The surplus is called profit.

But what if profit was in the form of a currency that was completely divorced from the currency that wages are paid?

Debunking Capitalist Myths: Socialism means bigger government

Christian Patterson 2019-01-01 Underground Mall When capitalists criticize socialism, they often criticize a hypothetical conception of “big government” as socialist. For these people, big government and socialism are varying degrees of interchangeable. The bigger someone is the grifter, the more they will just 100% equate socialism with big government, like Charlie Kirk. In this post … Continue reading Debunking Capitalist Myths: Socialism means bigger government