When it comes to Germany, what matters most is saving money, everything else is put on the back burner. Wolfgang Streeck is the Emeritus Director of Director the Max Planck Institute for the Study of [...]
In economics the trickle down theory has been debunked as an ideological instrument in the class war from above. In education and media however there exists another sort of trickle down that does function: ideas. [...]
We shall encounter the same problem with climate change. The rich countries will horde all the new technologies, leaving poor countries to continue their fossil fuel course. Branko Milanović is an economist specialised in development [...]
We will find that reality and the capitalist/mainstream discourse will increasingly diverge. Timothée Parrique holds a PhD in economics from the Centre d’Études et de Recherches sur le Développement (University of Clermont Auvergne, France) and the Stockholm [...]
‘Climate finance’ commitments are woefully inadequate while inequalities in currency power force Global South countries to extract environmentally costly goods, and export them to the Global North. To end the outsourcing of emissions and remove [...]
Energy poverty is the topic on everyone’s lips but words are not matched by actions. Unlike other hyped up energy solutions, the combination of energy efficiency, renewables and deep building renovation, offers the greatest potential [...]
Just as important is the question: what was the old normal and do we really want to go back to that? Danny Dorling is Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography, University of Oxford Cross-posted from Danny [...]
The situation in Scotland with decarbonising is the same as in the rest of Europe: Net Zero Change. Although explicitly about Scotland, there are many good universal points in this article making it well worth [...]
Let us create a better Europe beyond neo-liberalism together.
Economics beyond the Swabian hausfrau
“Economics beyond the Swabian hausfrau” is a series of talks, featuring some of the most prominent European heterodox economists. Due to current developments we are now emphasising climate change, once again with some of the leading experts in this field.These talks are presented by BRAVE NEW EUROPE, the Helle Panke Foundation, and with the friendly support of the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation.
Zoomcasts in English with a simultaneous German translation
Book Review by Dirk Bezemer Steve Keen did it again. This Manifesto is a lucid deconstruction of fallacies in neoclassical economics, a reflection on its puzzling persistence, a passionate plea for another kind of economics, [...]