Wednesday, February 21, 2018
ExxonMobil is engaged in unprecedented efforts to sue and harass in court those are investigating and suing the company over global warming
Larry Summers and Anna Stansbury challenge the idea that workers getting a smaller cut of the productivity gains pie is due to technology.
Indentured servitude is the new idea for how to get immigrants to come to American at less than minimum wage pay.
By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Patient readers, I started today filled with good intentions, and then got a late start. I will add more material in a bit! –lambert UPDATE 2:52PM All done! Trade “China’s got a trade problem that can’t be solved by Belt and Road” [South China Morning Post]. “That’s Belt and Road […]
A Russiagate debate.
Politicians and economists are meeting at Davos, but as times change, does neoliberalism retain its cachet?
Quelle surprise! The B Team, a supposed top group for “responsible business,” punts on tax transparency.
Housing has too often become a source of insecurity rather than security.
Today’s Water Cooler: Open thread.
@USofCare, accounting control fraud, financial predation, conflict of interest, and abuse of workers.
Another item on the Brexit problem list: what to do about free trade agreements that will cease to apply to the UK on Brexit day.
There is a fear that certain reforms could further exacerbate inequality….