• Is a Universal Basic Income a Feasible Approach to Forestalling a Socioeconomic Crisis?
    Is a Universal Basic Income a Feasible Approach to Forestalling a Socioeconomic Crisis?

    Rising inequality, decades of stagnant wages, job insecurity, the fickle gig economy and now automation: these are some of the reasons for the resurrection of an old idea.

  • Short of Staging a Revolution, How Can the Current Capitalist System Be Modified?
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    Short of Staging a Revolution, How Can the Current Capitalist System Be Modified?

    A widening gap between rich and poor across the world has people rethinking the assumptions and accepted wisdom of mainstream economics.

  • Which Economists Have Had the Greatest Influence on Our Current Economic System?
    This minute read saves you up to 30 hours
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    Which Economists Have Had the Greatest Influence on Our Current Economic System?

    Certain works of economic thought have shaped the way modern societies operate – for better and for worse. 

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    Photo by Louis Velazquez on Unsplash
    Congress’ Attempt to Curtail Presidential War Making Powers

    The Founding Fathers, 9/11 and a sixty-word blank check.

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    Photo by Omid Armin on Unsplash
    The Current Iran Crisis Has Been Long in the Making

    And it will remain a hot issue in the foreseeable future. Here is why and what might happen next. 

  • The Davos Manifesto 2020
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    The Davos Manifesto 2020

    Ushering in a New Era of Stakeholder Capitalism