Pope Francis warned in November that “ideologies which defend the absolute autonomy of the marketplace” are driving rapid growth in inequality. Is he … [Read more...]
Social Europe articles on the economy
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Inequality Nightmare - “The poor cannot sleep, because they are hungry,” the Nigerian economist Sam Aluko famously said in 1999, “and the rich cannot … [Read more...]
Germany is now producing more coal than for twenty years. This has occurred in a society that prides itself on its concern about climate change and … [Read more...]
New inequality - From the start, policy responses to the 2008 financial crisis were colored by memories and interpretations of the Great Depression. … [Read more...]
Some ideas are intuitive. Others sound so obvious after they are expressed that it is hard to deny their truth. They are powerful, because they have … [Read more...]