The next economic crisis seems to be approaching, but there seems to be no consensus why and what to do. Michael Roberts is an Economist in the City of London and prolific blogger Cross-posted from [...]
Andrew Baker, University of Sheffield and Richard Murphy, City, University of London A major priority for the French government in hosting the 2019 G7 summit at Biarritz is to combat inequality, both within advanced economies [...]
This may be about the public debt in the UK, but is still another example of how public debt is misunderstood and misrepresented. John Weeks is PEF Council Coordinator, Professor Emeritus, School of Oriental & [...]
Bill McGuire explains why global heating is making flying even worse… for global heating Bill McGuire is Professor Emeritus of Geophysical & Climate Hazards at UCL, and a co-director of the New Weather Institute. His current book [...]
The success of populist parties is often viewed as an act of protest against ‘the establishment’. Drawing on new research, Bram Geurkink, Andrej Zaslove, Roderick Sluiter and Kristof Jacobs illustrate that this may not always [...]
“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 October/November we shall start a new series of talks under the motto "Putting Politics Back into Political Economy".
Talks are being held by:
1 October “The Finance Curse - 20 reasons to shrink your local financial centre” Daniela Gabor
23 October: "Wall Street will not save the planet from climate crisis. Only you can" Costis Hadjimichalis
29 October:"Why uneven geographical development lies behind the recent European crisis" Grace Blakeley
12 November: "Financialisation and the climate emergency" Jason Hickel
28 November: "Climate Breakdown and the Degrowth Imperative"
Book review by Hauke Benner Over 180 pages, Graeme Maxton criticises governments, corporations and entrepreneurs, especially in rich countries, for complete failure in the face of the threat of climate collapse and calls for “a [...]