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The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them. Debate: What is missing in the ‘33 Theses for an Economics Reformation’ Ma pm EDT Erik S Reinert, Tallinn University of Technology, Andrea Saltelli, University of Bergen.
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Stemming from the idea that economics is a social science that tends to forget its own history, this refreshing book reflects on the role of teaching with historical perspectives.
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As people across the world are struggling to understand the rise of Trumpism, anti-establishment and anti-free trade movements, Erik Reinert (Tallinn University of Technology), Jayati Ghosh (Jawaharlal Nehru University) and Rainer Kattel (Tallinn University of Technology) have put together an impressive Handbook of Alternative Theories of Economic Development that can help.
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The debate about the effectiveness of development aid has been rekindled by a new book, the ironically-titled White Man's Burden by New York University Economics professor William Easterly.
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Modern capitalistic economies are often contrasted with the feudal. Education should be free, an educated citizen is a productive citizen. Education should be accessible to everyone. An educated citizen is a more productive citizen therefore able to pay more taxes (well ideologically speaking since we still refuse to tax high income earners properly).
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South Africa is one of the biggest economies on the African continent. But – despite a period of strong growth from – their average annual growth rate for real GDP between the years has been relatively poor and certainly well below the African average. A cluster of African countries has achieved much stronger growth.
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In today's politics, many ideas are split between and even within all the political we find ourselves agreeing on one platform but some topics break our mold.The Home Economics Archive: Research, Tradition and History site (HEARTH) contains the full text of core books and journals in the discipline of Home Economics and related fields from to Abstract.
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