The actions taken so far to “save” the single-currency union expose its fatal flaws—it will take historic action to save it. Marshall Auerback is a market analyst and commentator This article was produced by Economy [...]
This is very unorthodox, but we consider this twitter thread from Daniela Gabor so important that we are posting it in its entirety. Daniela Gabor is Professor of Economics and Macro-Finance at the University of [...]
As banal as this may appear, this is truly an historical landmark for this century. By Hannah Dewhirst, Campaigner at Positive Money Cross-posted from Positive Money Britain’s central bank becomes the first in the world [...]
Trump is the best student of neoliberalism because he applies its principles without concealment. Branko Milanović is an economist specialised in development and inequality. His newest book is “Capitalism, Alone: The Future of the System [...]
What Dean Baker describes is valid in other nations as well, although in most it will be corporate interests that make these decisions, governments will simply implement this decision. Thus a piece applicable for any [...]
The EU always emphasizes its high moral standards. Anyone familiar with EU policy knows this is complete rubbish. What sort of morality would permit the treatment of Greece in its crisis (EU: “We saved Greece”)? [...]
“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.
In Spring 2020 we shall start a new series of talks under the motto "Putting Politics Back into Political Economy" concentrating on the EU and how it is destroying European democracy.
ALL TALKS HAVE BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL AUTUMN/WINTER 2020!!! SO VERY SORRY
25 March Costas Lapavitsas 'Where is the EU going?' 7pm Fahimi Bar, Skalitzer Str. 133, 10999 Berlin
(U Bahn Kottbusser Tor)
22 April Lee Jones
"In Defence of Euroscepticism:
Explaining Brexit Britain from the Left"
7pm Kopenhagener Str. 9, 10437 Berlin (S+U Bahn Schönhauser Allee)
18 June Bill Mitchell Why the Eurozone will never work! 7pm Monarch Bar, Skalitzer Str. 134, 10999 Berlin
(U Bahn Kottbusser Tor)
All talks are with a simultaneous translation in German.
Book Review by Chris Bambery “Spain is Different” – that was the slogan devised in the 1960’s to sell the country as a popular tourism destination. And Spain is different as this wonderfully rich book [...]