Economic Policy & Development
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 | 2019-04-15 | Author:Bernanke, Ben S. & Geithner, Timothy F. & Paulson, Henry M. [Bernanke, Ben S.]

* * * — We now had a more effective strategy in place to respond to the financial earthquake, but the economic tsunami was just reaching the shore. In the ...
( Category: Economic Policy & Development September 10,2019 )
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 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-04 | Author:Howard Baetjer Jr [Baetjer, Howard Jr]

Part II Conclusion The solution to the problem of special interests is to limit government to the role Jefferson identifies in his first inaugural address, quoted in this book’s introduction. ...
( Category: Economic Policy August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-26 | Author:Mariana Mazzucato [Mazzucato, Mariana]

Figure 22. PE-backed companies as a percentage of all US companies (by enterprise size)10 The recent history of the care home and water industries in the UK shows how PE ...
( Category: Economic Policy July 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-11-22 | Author:Peter Fleming

Chapter Four The Human … All-Too-Human Workplace In 2015, the Las Vegas-based online shoe and clothing store Zappos was regularly in the news. To convey what type of culture the ...
( Category: Economic Policy July 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Colin Crouch

Conclusions We can summarize the changes discussed above as follows. There has been an overall decline in job protection laws, which are strongest in Southern Europe and weakest in the ...
( Category: Economic Policy June 14,2019 )
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 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-04-09 | Author:Jonathan Gruber & Simon Johnson [Gruber, Jonathan]

USING AN INDEPENDENT COMMISSION A major issue that will be raised with such a new large commitment is governance. How do we make sure this does not turn into a ...
( Category: Economic Policy May 12,2019 )