Many believe that the German Greens are a leftist, ecological party. they aren’t. It is a neo-liberal party that prominently parades the remaining tattered remnants of its earlier environmental trappings. Hauke Benner is a former [...]
The “Left” has become as integral a part of neo-liberalism as the rest of the liberal-democratic parties. Joe Biden is often referred to as “left” as are social democrats. How far does the Left have [...]
Capitalism has put enormous strain on ecological interdependence, bringing us closer to tipping points where the earth’s resilience becomes exhausted and intensifying feedback loops precipitate more and more interrelated crises. Jason Hickel is an anthropologist [...]
Focusing on wellbeing over economic growth could transform our economy – but it also has some blind spots. Annie Quick led NEF’s work on wellbeing and inequality at the New Economics Foundation for many years. [...]
Britain in not worse than the EU – just ahead of it. So have a look into your future. Richard Murphy is a Visiting Professor of Practice in International Political Economy, City University of London. [...]
“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.
Online discussion on Wednesday, 9 December 2020 from 8-10 pm CET
Susan Paulson and Jason Hickel: “Everything you wanted to know about Degrowth (But didn't know where to ask)."
In English with a simultaneous translation into German
Registration free: Will be posted in the near future
Daniel Markovits has written in “The Meritocracy Trap” such a frontal assault on the meritocratic system that undergirds and sustains today’s US society that, were the book on a similarly self-sustaining ideological rationale written in [...]