Economic Policy
epub |eng | 2019-09-03 | Author:Julia Walker & Alma Pekmezovic & Gordon Walker

It becomes evident from Table 10.1 that financial inclusion is probably one of, if not the most, important of the intermediate steps that economies must take on their (long) way ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-19 | Author:Rob Dietz

WHAT COULD WE DO INSTEAD? The goal for employment in a steady-state economy is straightforward: secure enough jobs for people who want them, and make sure labor is directed toward ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-15 | Author:Thomas Philippon

The Impact of Lobbying While there may be much that we don’t know about the precise impact of lobbying, the data we’ve been able to assemble tell us two key ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-11 | Author:Abhijit V. Banerjee & Esther Duflo

EVERYONE WAS RIGHT, EVERYONE WAS WRONG Where does all of this leave us in our understanding of economic growth? Well, Robert Solow was right. Growth seems to slow down as ...
( Category: Economic Policy November 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2000-11-13 | Author:Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev

THE UNION COULD HAVE BEEN PRESERVED « it is important, vitally important, that this very complex process not intensify destructive tendencies that can be observed in society. After all, it ...
( Category: Russian & Former Soviet Union November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-04 | Author:Rosa L. DeLauro

9 In Defense Of Children A family, like a house, can withstand only as much wind and weather as its construction and maintenance allow; the storms that rage around the ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism October 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-05 | Author:Emmanuel Saez

WHY HAVE COUNTRIES FAILED SO FAR TO COORDINATE? To see how we could escape our current predicament, we must start by understanding why we have failed, so far, to address ...
( Category: Economic Policy October 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-19 | Author:Joseph E. Stiglitz

GLOBALIZATION ISN’T JUST ABOUT PROFITS. IT’S ABOUT TAXES TOO.* THE WORLD LOOKED ON AGOG AS TIM COOK, THE HEAD OF Apple, said his company had paid all the taxes owed—seeming ...
( Category: Social Policy September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Naomi Klein

JULY 3—CHURCH, EVANGELIZE THYSELF I wake up thinking about stamina. Why did Franciscans such as Patrick Carolan and Moema de Miranda stick it out for so long in an institution ...
( Category: Environmental Policy September 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jeremy Rifkin

* * * We need to grasp the full implications of the imminent collapse of the fossil fuel civilization. Environmentalists and social justice activists have for decades been fighting the ...
( Category: Energy Policy September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nicholas Lemann

* * * In the 1980s it was becoming clear that the steady upward economic progress of the American middle class—which began with the New Deal and continued for almost ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-07 | Author:Mariana Mazzucato

United States: An ambiguous approach to green technologies A clue to what is required to accelerate the green ‘revolution’ is found in the US, where government-funded initiatives are busy building ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-30 | Author:Linda C Raeder [Raeder, Linda C]

Nine __________________________________________________ The Marxist Critique of Capitalism __________________________________________________ . . . [M]odern bourgeois private property is the final and most complete expression of the system of producing and appropriating products, ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Binyamin Appelbaum

“Growth with Equity” For most of Latin America, the 1982 debt crisis was the beginning of a “lost generation.” Not until 1998 did the income of the average Mexican recover.64 ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-13 | Author:William Northwall [Northwall, William]

All of this is worth bringing up for revealing, if nothing else, the terrible policymaking that needlessly elongated a downturn that, if left alone by Herbert Hoover and Roosevelt, would ...
( Category: Economic Policy August 3,2019 )