That monetary policy has lost its effectiveness is common knowledge, although neo-liberal governments and economists continue their policy of pretend and extend. Bill Mitchell addresses the political aspect of fiscal policy as the alternative.
The EU’s prodigious V-Recovery – August: EU international trade in goods surplus falls to €11.3 billion
This was the second monthly decline in a row. When one considers that the trade surplus with Britain was round €64 billion in the first eight months of the year (second only to the USA) […]
Looking at what MMT is and isn’t. Read here
Citizens’ concerns and already-proven farming solutions to climate change are dismissed Read here Marching against new GMOs (c) Via Campesina