While in the UK economists seem to be losing it completely in the discussion around Modern Monetary Theory (which is why we do not cross-post most of it) and the rest of the continent is completely oblivious, there appears to be a somewhat more civilised discussion in the USA. Here James Galbraith´s take on the issue.
Annual emissions from the world’s merchant fleet have reached 1.12bn tonnes of CO², or nearly 4.5% of all global emissions of this greenhouse gas. Read here
Romania is an EU member state. And yes, these are Social Democrats and Liberals, both considered excessively corrupt, members respectively of the social democratic Party of European Socialists and Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for […]
See the link above. These numbers from the article say it all: “Eight of the 100 companies with the highest taxable income had effective tax rates of zero, including some which had negative rates — […]