It was the enlightened economist, Joan Robinson who said the purpose of studying economics is not to acquire a set of ready made answers to economic questions, but to learn how to avoid being deceived by economists.
Listen here Watch accompanying talk at the Watson Institute at Brown University: youtu.be/R-Dxrs7dj0w Central bankers have emerged from the financial crisis as the third great pillar of unelected power alongside the judiciary and the military. […]
Neo-liberalism runs contrary to how human beings naturally operate and has brought out the very worst aspects of human behaviour. An interview with Paul Verhaeghe, professor of clinical psychology and psychoanalysis at the University of […]