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A focused study group for the discussion of economics and economic policy.
26521 Members
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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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The 10 richest dynasties, such as those behind Walmart and Mars, grew their net worth by $136bn during the pandemic. This is why wealth tax is needed
The 10 richest dynasties, such as those behind Walmart and Mars, grew their net worth by $136bn during the pandemic. This is why wealth tax is needed
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Glad the Fed is acknowledging a higher inflation risk but they still have a way to go to be in sync with the market's inflation expectations.
Glad the Fed is acknowledging a higher inflation risk but they still have a way to go to be in sync with the market's inflation expectations.
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"Manage the boom, don’t fight it."
"Manage the boom, don’t fight it."
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"The working class in capitalism is not a coherent class but a fragmented one — an amalgam of individuals trying to survive. It’ll take politics to change that."
"The working class in capitalism is not a coherent class but a fragmented one — an amalgam of individuals trying to survive. It’ll take politics to change that."
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"Beijing’s dominance in these minerals, key to the future of manufacturing, is a cause for concern for the West."
"Beijing’s dominance in these minerals, key to the future of manufacturing, is a cause for concern for the West."
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"Ultimately, the question of whether the Fed is on a wise course will depend on whether the pandemic fundamentally changed things. Jerome Powell is betting it did not."
"Ultimately, the question of whether the Fed is on a wise course will depend on whether the pandemic fundamentally changed things. Jerome Powell is betting it did not."
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There is a new breed of bank robber in town. Expert suggests banks have lost about 12 billion to cybercrime since 2000. Likely a dramatic understatement.
There is a new breed of bank robber in town. Expert suggests banks have lost about 12 billion to cybercrime since 2000. Likely a dramatic understatement.
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Brilliant critique of Modern Monetary Theory, this piece contains one of the most biting and sustained critique of MMT I've yet read.
Brilliant critique of Modern Monetary Theory, this piece contains one of the most biting and sustained critique of MMT I've yet read.
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"The real point, though, is not about the character of our leaders, it is about how choices made deep in the nation’s past continue to shape its direction deep into the future."
"The real point, though, is not about the character of our leaders, it is about how choices made deep in the nation’s past continue to shape its direction deep into the future."
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The wealthiest country in history "runs on poverty, or at least the constant threat of it". An obvious statement hiding in plain sight.
The wealthiest country in history "runs on poverty, or at least the constant threat of it". An obvious statement hiding in plain sight.
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"The prime minister continues to game and inflame a state of mind that rejects complex reality in favour of symbols and fantasy."
"The prime minister continues to game and inflame a state of mind that rejects complex reality in favour of symbols and fantasy."
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>"Latest data would make RBI wary of continuing to boost liquidity, says economist"
>"Latest data would make RBI wary of continuing to boost liquidity, says economist"
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"What if higher wages drive faster productivity growth?"
"What if higher wages drive faster productivity growth?"
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>"The Golden State has no peers when it comes to expanding GDP, raising household income, investing in innovation and a host of other key _...Read More_
>"The Golden State has no peers when it comes to expanding GDP, raising household income, investing in innovation and a host of other key _...Read More_
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"Bad government policy has consequences - and those consequences often impact everyone. Today, we see runaway government spending on partisan boondoggles contributing to a resurgence in inflation. Looking back, it's not a path we want to go _...Read More_
"Bad government policy has consequences - and those consequences often impact everyone. Today, we see runaway government spending on partisan boondoggles contributing to a resurgence in inflation. Looking back, it's not a path we want to go _...Read More_