What impact has the Covid-19 pandemic had on poverty? Nicolas Duvoux presents findings from a major report on the impact of the virus in France. He writes that there is clear evidence the pandemic has [...]
Has there been a major paradigm shift or has capitalism made some temporary compromises to help itself out of its crisis? Richard D. Wolff is professor of economics emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, [...]
Robert Ovetz explores Prop 22 in California and recent attempts to strike deals between gig companies and unions in New York and Seattle, arguing that strategies which prioritise lobbying & advocacy over the self-activity and [...]
“Annual global investment is now less than that needed to replace worn out fixed assets!” Michael Roberts is an Economist in the City of London and a prolific blogger Cross-posted from Michael’s Blog I have [...]
Planned was an interview concerning European military intervention in the Sahel. It turned out to become a very interesting conversation about European defence policy in general, and the ongoing attempts by France to establish a [...]
Forget Orban or Poland. Spain is using Lawfare (The misuse of legal systems and principles against an enemy) with impunity. The Spanish government is pursuing eminent economist Andreu Mas-Colell with unspecified accusations of misappropriation of [...]
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Economics beyond the Swabian hausfrau
“Economics beyond the Swabian hausfrau” is a series of talks, featuring some of the most prominent European heterodox economists, planned for this year and next in Berlin presented by BRAVE NEW EUROPE, the Helle Panke Foundation, and local groups of the Network for Pluralist Economics.
Our series of talks will continue in the Autuhmn of 2021. We are not sure it we shall be able to return to our talks with an audience in Berlin. Whatever happens, we shall contiune with the live zoomcasts in English with a simultaneous German translation Ha Vinh Tho on 5 October 2021
Book review by Maurice Höfgen and Julien Mathieu Niemann »There is nothing more political than money.« This simple sentence is the very quintessence of the book. Fanny Pigeaud and Ndongo Samba Sylla explain the history, [...]