Health expenditure as a percentage of GDP

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Corona: a positive agenda

Home > Uncategorized > Corona: a positive agenda Corona: a positive agenda The eight hour working day was a long standing aim of organized labor. For decades it seemed unattainable. ‘International competition’ often was a main reason…

Good reasons to become a Keynesian

from Lars Syll Until [2008], when the banking industry came crashing down and depression loomed for the first time in my lifetime, I had never thought to read The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and…

The Weekend Quiz – April 4-5, 2020

 RSS feed billy blog MMT Macroeconomics Textbook – March 2019 Now available for purchase – For details. 2017 book Reclaiming the State: A Progressive Vision of Sovereignty for a Post-Neoliberal World Co-authored with Thomas Fazi.…

“It’s a lose-lose” for workers

from David Ruccio It’s now an almost daily occurrence: Donald Trump starring in the White House pandemic briefings, flanked by business executives—from Walgreens, CVS, Target and a host of laboratory, research, and medical-device corporations—to form…

Active cases, recovered cases and deaths

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Chicago economics — in praise of superficiality

Home > Uncategorized > Chicago economics — in praise of superficiality Chicago economics — in praise of superficiality from Lars Syll To observe that economics is based on a superficial view of individual and social behaviour does…