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"Keynesians and certain kinds of “socialists” also focus on capitalism’s alternative adjectives. Their critiques of currently existing kinds of capitalism often attribute their income and wealth inequalities, cyclical instabilities, and so _...Read More_
"Keynesians and certain kinds of “socialists” also focus on capitalism’s alternative adjectives. Their critiques of currently existing kinds of capitalism often attribute their income and wealth inequalities, cyclical instabilities, and so _...Read More_
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"The pandemic sped up demands for changes in the economic system. Shareholders might want to brace for change."
"The pandemic sped up demands for changes in the economic system. Shareholders might want to brace for change."
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"Our economies are in tatters and there is little certainty about how, when and even if we will exit this crisis. However, much as Covid-19 has exacerbated this crisis and laid bare class inequalities that have been widening over the past _...Read More_
"Our economies are in tatters and there is little certainty about how, when and even if we will exit this crisis. However, much as Covid-19 has exacerbated this crisis and laid bare class inequalities that have been widening over the past _...Read More_
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"The catastrophic destruction of World War II was followed by an era of unprecedented growth and material prosperity. Now that the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the deficiencies of that era's institutions and governing philosophy, it is time _...Read More_
"The catastrophic destruction of World War II was followed by an era of unprecedented growth and material prosperity. Now that the COVID-19 crisis has exposed the deficiencies of that era's institutions and governing philosophy, it is time _...Read More_
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"As the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the fragility of many business models, it has also intensified the race to adopt cutting-edge technologies. But adoption is only the first step; how these technologies are applied across five key _...Read More_
"As the COVID-19 pandemic has underscored the fragility of many business models, it has also intensified the race to adopt cutting-edge technologies. But adoption is only the first step; how these technologies are applied across five key _...Read More_
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The answer to declining trust in capitalism is not socialism, but better capitalism.
The answer to declining trust in capitalism is not socialism, but better capitalism.
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"Apologists for capitalism like to point to its historically progressive aspects, like its supposed use of “free labor” rather than older forms of labor compulsion. But throughout its history, as the system has conquered new territories for _...Read More_
"Apologists for capitalism like to point to its historically progressive aspects, like its supposed use of “free labor” rather than older forms of labor compulsion. But throughout its history, as the system has conquered new territories for _...Read More_
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The failure to provide meaningful work to the vast majority of the population is a powerful indictment of our economic system — one more promise capitalism makes but can’t keep.
The failure to provide meaningful work to the vast majority of the population is a powerful indictment of our economic system — one more promise capitalism makes but can’t keep.
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"By imposing a nondiscrimination constraint upon lenders, the proposed rule would constrain the political imperatives of the bureaucracy, stabilize the industrial structure of the capital market, improve the allocation of capital, and yield _...Read More_
"By imposing a nondiscrimination constraint upon lenders, the proposed rule would constrain the political imperatives of the bureaucracy, stabilize the industrial structure of the capital market, improve the allocation of capital, and yield _...Read More_
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"Most companies benefiting from the Fed’s bond buys didn’t need the cash, and didn’t spend it well either."
"Most companies benefiting from the Fed’s bond buys didn’t need the cash, and didn’t spend it well either."
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"Why is there so much misery in a world of plenty? Why do private profit and wealth come before human needs and lives? Marxism has answers to these questions — answers that are actually easy to understand."
"Why is there so much misery in a world of plenty? Why do private profit and wealth come before human needs and lives? Marxism has answers to these questions — answers that are actually easy to understand."
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"It’s a bit odd that land reform is barely mentioned in most progressive agendas. It challenges the virtues of private property."
"It’s a bit odd that land reform is barely mentioned in most progressive agendas. It challenges the virtues of private property."
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"Fighting poverty with entrepreneurialism means integrating social entrepreneurship and impact investing for a more inclusive capitalism."
"Fighting poverty with entrepreneurialism means integrating social entrepreneurship and impact investing for a more inclusive capitalism."
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"The clue to the nature of capitalism is in the name – capitalism is about making the biggest possible return on capital investment."
"The clue to the nature of capitalism is in the name – capitalism is about making the biggest possible return on capital investment."