Economic Conditions
epub |eng | 2019-03-21 | Author:Carles Boix;

5 Dire Straits The technological and economic transformations spurred by Detroit capitalism reshaped—mostly over the span of one or two generations—the nature of politics in the advanced industrial world. The ...
( Category: Democracy June 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-31 | Author:Pisani-Ferry, Jean [Неизвестный]

CHAPTER 14 Redemption Through Austerity? At Tordesillas on June 7, 1494, the kings of Spain and Portugal agreed on a simple method to divide up the New World: everything to ...
( Category: Economic Conditions June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-31 | Author:Alan Bollard [Bollard, Alan with Gaitanos Sarah]

In mid-March we were due for our annual visit from the IMF. They usually send a team of half a dozen staff, hold key meetings with economic decision-makers and, at ...
( Category: Economic Conditions June 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-22 | Author:Ted Howard & Marjorie Kelly [Ted Howard]

( Category: Democracy June 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alain Bertaud

While the capacity of the best-performing BRT may overlap with that of the worst-performing subway line, no BRT can match the speed of a subway line. Hong Kong’s subway has ...
( Category: City Planning & Urban Development June 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-14 | Author:Joseph C. Sternberg

CHAPTER 5 The Saturday-Morning Bank Heist MY SIBLINGS AND I SOMETIMES JOKE THAT MY YOUNGER BROTHER IS OUR parents’ retirement plan. I’m a journalist; it’s not a field people go ...
( Category: Economic Policy May 28,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alain Bresson [Alain Bresson]

Thus these merchants are so eager for grain that when they learn that there is a great deal of it somewhere, they hasten to the spot, crossing the Aegean, the ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 27,2019 )
epub | | 2013-05-19 | Author:Ivan Illich, Jerry Brown, Sajay Samuel [Ivan Illich]

ENERGY AND EQUITY by Ivan Illich El socialismo puede llegar solo en bicicleta. José Antonio Viera-Gallo, Assistant Secretary of Justice in the government of Salvador Allende Illich italicized these paragraphs ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-13 | Author:Adam Gopnik

What can the liberal say in response to all of these assaults? First, that the broader communitarian assault on liberalism depends on a very false picture of what liberals have ...
( Category: Democracy May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-07-21 | Author:Lawrence G. McDonald & Patrick Robinson [McDonald, Lawrence G. & Robinson, Patrick]

8 The Mortgage Bonanza Blows Out These were people who, in the five thousand years of recorded human house construction, never would have been granted a mortgage to purchase even ...
( Category: Company Profiles May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:James Meek

4 Leaving Work and Remaining Somerdale 1923–2011, Skarbimierz 2010– How to explain Poland’s swing against the European Union? How to explain the election of the Catholic fundamentalist, authoritarian, populist, Eurosceptic ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 15,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Pierre Dardot & Christian Laval

Budget and Currency as Disciplinary Tools The power of law is increasingly explicitly aligned with the absolute, unchecked legitimacy of capital accumulation and generalized competition. If we follow examinations of ...
( Category: History & Theory May 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Bhaskar Sunkara

SEVEN SOCIALISM AND AMERICA WERNER SOMBART’S CLASSIC 1906 book Why Is There No Socialism in the United States? tried to address a crucial question. If “modern Socialism follows as a ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-14 | Author:Joseph E. Stiglitz

A guaranteed job for all who are willing to work Most of the time, the measures described so far will enable the economy to achieve full employment. Still, it is ...
( Category: Economic Conditions May 4,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Leigh Phillips & Michal Rozworski

6 NATIONALIZATION IS NOT ENOUGH On July 5, 1948, the National Health Service Act, establishing the world’s first universal, public and free healthcare system, came into effect in the UK. ...
( Category: Economic Conditions April 20,2019 )