Jens Berger, editor of the popular progressive German Website “NachDenkSeiten“, has just published an eye-opening book on the power of the three asset management giants BlackRock, Vanguard and State Street (in German). Norbert Häring was […]
Accountancy needs to open its mind, a great deal more than it is at present. The world faces the most enormous challenges created by a so-called ‘normal’ economy that is very clearly abnormal, and failing. […]
The recent declarations of new European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde on the possible role of her institution in the fight against climate change have revived pushbacks from central bankers and financial commentators against “green quantitative easing”. However, the […]
In this fascinating and timely interview, Professor Chomsky shares his views on the urgent environmental crises we are facing today—and says, following the recent IPCC report, that it is indeed “time to panic” about climate […]
Its Michael Hudson with a fascinating, but long, take on the US intervention in the Middle East. Michael Hudson is the author of Killing the Host (published in e-format by CounterPunch Books and in print by Islet). His […]
Since one of the greatest financial crises in human history, you can count on one hand how many British bankers have gone to prison for fraud. Understandably, UK taxpayers are asking why, especially after the […]
Fiscal expansion and a Green New Deal, keys to tackling Europe’s economic problems Juan Laborda teaches Financial Economics at the University of Carlos III and Money and Banking, Syracuse University (Madrid) Originally published in Spanish […]
The New Deal has become a leading symbol of our age. But what will it take to bring about the next New Deal?