Economic Conditions
epub |eng | 2011-09-20 | Author:Collier, Stephen J.; Collier, Stephen J. J.;

NEOLIBERALISM BEYOND THE WASHINGTON CONSENSUS This chapter outlined a rough genealogy of structural adjustment. It showed that the “marketizing” variant of structural adjustment that took shape during the 1980s should ...
( Category: Economic Conditions September 21,2019 )
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 | 2010-09-19 | Author:Tse, Edward

The Future of Foreign Investment As multinationals continue to take elements of their value chain to China, foreign investment can be expected to increase. The global financial crisis may lead ...
( Category: Asian September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Ed Morales

We interviewed the lead banker on Goldman’s Puerto Rico team in 2005, who was identified by GDB management and in contemporaneous documents, as having proposed the legislation or advocated for ...
( Category: Caribbean & Latin American September 16,2019 )
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 | 2018-12-07 | Author:Jerome Roos

“¡QUE SE VAYAN TODOS!” On December 19, after weeks of simmering tensions, the popular anger that had been building up all throughout the crisis finally came to a head when ...
( Category: Public Finance September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Credo Credit Crisis (2017)

MAMMON’S POWER AS DEBT: MONEY, AFFECT, POWER One way to understand the power of Mammon as the value of values is to focus on debt. Focusing on debt as a ...
( Category: Credit Ratings & Repair September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-18 | Author:Dean Karlan

Getting the Poor to Save The fact is that most poor people do not have savings accounts, commitment-based or otherwise, and conventional wisdom has a simple explanation for this. They’re ...
( Category: Poverty September 6,2019 )
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 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-08-30 | Author:Kerry Bolton

The American Jewish Committee, Anti-Defamation League, and American Jewish Congress have supported simultaneously both ‘cultural pluralism’ for the United States (designed to militate against the emergence of an ‘American Nationalism’), ...
( Category: Middle Eastern September 4,2019 )
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 | | Author:Mario Tronti

7 What the Proletariat Is Already back in his day, Lukács had set these imposing words of Marx’s as the epigraph for one of his own later-disavowed youthful essays: ‘It ...
( Category: Communism & Socialism August 13,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-01-16 | Author:Zak Cope [Cope, Zak]

Emmanuel is quite wrong to assert here that value transfer is simply the “export of goods unpaid for by an equivalent import.” Rather, unrecompensed value transfer may also take the ...
( Category: History & Theory August 13,2019 )
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 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-15 | Author:James C Scott [Scott, James C]

BENDING THE FACTS: STRATIFICATION AND INCOME The normative context is just that: a context and not a straightjacket. It provides the setting for conflict between winners and losers in Sedaka. ...
( Category: Asian August 3,2019 )