Ending child care subsidies won’t restock store shelves. A fairer, more sustainable global economy might.
Source: Opinion | Neoliberal Capitalism to Blame for Inflation, Not Public Benefits and Social Programs | Sonali Kolhatkar
Elites are sounding the alarm over threats of inflation in order to block Biden’s social spending plan. We shouldn’t fall for it.
Source: The New Inflation Scare Is the Dumbest Thing Since Voodoo Economics – In These Times
As illustrated by this model, “survival of the fittest” among corporations leads to the extinction of all.
Source: Darwinism and Markets Don’t Mix ❧ Current Affairs
ealth inequality is worse than it has been in a century—and it has contributed to a vicious political-economic cycle in which taxes are cut on the top, resulting in even more concentration of wealth.
Source: Opinion | The Cruelest Form of Capitalism in the World | Robert Reich
Climate change and environmental destruction will prevail as long as money prevails as the god that national leaders (and almost all the rest of us) worship, or don’t know how not to worship.
Source: Opinion | A World Without Money | Robert C. Koehler
A complete introduction to economics and the economy; student-centred and motivated by real-world problems and real-world data. (free online)
Source: The Economy