Source: Presseurop. Austerity and free market regulations have created a band of loyal followers: The Precarious. And they are threatening the jewel European civilization, social security, argues Belgian writer Geert Van Istandael. Go… Continue reading
Ne parlano in tutti i siti di informazione: la Commissione Europea ha richiesto la sospensione della procedura per deficit eccessivo per l’Italia. Ma cosa significa? E cosa comporterà per le possibili manovre del… Continue reading
In this article Dylan Matthews shows that “the share of income in the U.S. held by the top one percent has grown considerably in recent decades”. However, this is not the case in other countries.… Continue reading
A short video summarizing the main findings of the OECD Economic Outlook published yesterday. Here you find the Outlook with country summaries, charts and statistics.
Barclays’ Skyscraper Index suggests that construction booms coincide with the beginning of economic downturns. The index even suggests that the rate of increase in height could also reflect the extent of that economic… Continue reading
A graph published by the Guardian depicting youth unemployment in Europe.
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Si infiamma la polemica tra Paul Krugman da una parte e Reinhart e Rogoff dall’altra. Al centro della discussione, proprio il nostro paese. Pubblichiamo un articolo comparso sul…
Europe, 5 years later. It’s time to evaluate Troika’s work and the role it might have for the future of the EU. Jean Pisani-Ferry on Project Syndicate
Robert Johnson is the President of the Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET). In this illuminating article he argues that a lot of people around the world are suffering because the economics profession… Continue reading