A multi-level, biological perspective on business shows how simple-minded ideas like “maximize shareholder value” and tolerating predators aredestructive.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
An explanation of NAIRU for novices, as well as a discussion of its politics.
Segregation started earlier in the US than most studies assume.
The origin of how the Democratic party made sure its elites remained firmly in charge.
Today’s Water Cooler: USITC TPP study, Nevada debacle, Sanders v. Clinton, retail woes, shipping, greed, diet, Buddhist economics, co-living
How corporate executives mislead the public about the economic effects of inversions and other tax strategies that book profits overseas.
The New Abnormal: a period of profound disequilibrium as the aftershocks of the Crisis collide with and complicate structural changes.
Sanders versus Democratic Party’s institutionalized corruption and domination by billionaires.
While consumer credit card and mortgage delinquencies are tame, business loan delinquencies have taken a big turn for the worse.
Today’s Water Cooler: TPP and public services, Democrat convention, Clinton email, jobless claims, rate hike, homes, Monsanto, online privacy
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Posted by Lambert Strether at 2:00 pm |
Major corporations generally prefer a former Goldwater Girl to the transgressive Trump. But will they spend enough backing her to make a difference?
Hard Landing Coming Soon? Chinese Officials Set Off Red Alert on Debt, Urge Serious Measure to Contain It
Chinese officials sent a serious warning about ending debt growth. If they are serious, the shock waves will engulf not just China but also the global economy.