Raising interest rates is a dangerous step in today’s integrated global economy, and it would further distort financial asset prices, setting them up for a possible disorderly correction..
An e-mail from an undergraduate economics student who was curious about economic policy in Washington, DC. His question says a lot about the current state of affairs.
Il TTP rappresenta una resa della democrazia. E' uno strumento di governance globale al servizio delle grandi imprese non de libero maercato.
The TPP is a colossal surrender of sovereignty that promises to castrate democratic governance. It is about global governance, not free trade.
The shock of Brexit has created a definitive political opportunity for reforming the euro zone as a “financing union” versus a "spending" one.
Neoliberalism is the ultimate cause of the establishment’s rejection. Racism, immigration and nationalism may be the match for the anti-establishment fire: wage stagnation and off-shoring of jobs are the fuel.
If the Sanders vision prevails, the Democrats will pivot toward their New Deal social democratic roots.
Progressives must surface the obstruction posed by the Democratic Party establishment. Primaries are prime time to do that, which means there is good reason for Sanders’ campaign to continue.
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