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Economics is a social science which requires a critical pluralistic approach, to be useful.
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Can a band of rebel economists change economic thought before it's too late?

Can a band of rebel economists change economic thought before it's too late? | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
To the uninitiated, Carmen Reinhart’s reaction to our protest at her talk at the American Economic Association conference might seem understandable. After all, our group of rebel economics students...
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What Thomas Piketty and Larry Summers Don’t Tell You About Income Inequality | naked capitalism

Piketty's tax proposals fall well short of the major changes needed to keep us from becoming a Downton Abbey society.
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On The Origins of Participatory Economics

On The Origins of Participatory Economics | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
The second video from Robin's European tour by Parecon Finland. An excerpt from a discussion between Robin Hahnel and Ville-Pekka Sorsa "Political Economy and Economics: Past, Present and the Futur...
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MODEST PROPOSAL

MODEST PROPOSAL | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
The establishment of this blog coincided with our  campaign for a rational resolution of the euro crisis. By we, I mean Stuart Holland and myself. Such a resolution, we felt, was always feasible wi...
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CADTM - Joseph Stiglitz shows that a suspension of debt repayments can be beneficial for a country and its people

CADTM - Joseph Stiglitz shows that a suspension of debt repayments can be beneficial for a country and its people | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
Since the European Union started facing an abyssal debt crisis and several countries have been caught in the stranglehold of their creditors, the (...)
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Greek elections – a solution doesn’t appear to be forthcoming | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

Greek elections – a solution doesn’t appear to be forthcoming | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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SNB decision tells us that the crisis is entering a new phase | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

SNB decision tells us that the crisis is entering a new phase | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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Richard Wolff on the Greek Crisis, Austerity and a Post-Capitalist Future | Professor Richard D. Wolff

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Who are the British that are living within their means? | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

Who are the British that are living within their means? | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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Extraordinarily absurd things called ‘Keynesian’

Extraordinarily absurd things called ‘Keynesian’ | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
from Lars Syll Today, it seems, just about anyone can get away with calling themselves a Keynesian, and they do, no matter what salmagundi of doctrinal positions they may hold dear, without fear of...
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Privatisation failure – the micro analogue of fiscal surplus obsessions | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

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Greek bank deposit migration – another neo-liberal smokescreen | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

Greek bank deposit migration – another neo-liberal smokescreen | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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A primary fiscal deficit Never ever? I don’t think so | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

A primary fiscal deficit Never ever? I don’t think so | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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Robin Hahnel (2014): Political Economy and Economics – Past, Present & Future - YouTube

Open discussion between Robin Hahnel and Ville-Pekka Sorsa "Political Economy and Economics: Past, Present and the Future" at University of Helsinki on Decem...
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Rising Arrogance and Declining Debate in Economics

Rising Arrogance and Declining Debate in Economics | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
Two recently released studies have highlighted very dangerous trends in mainstream economics that shield the profession from the kind of reflexive critical thinking that's needed to keep it honest ...
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I think economics has always been very fractious - Keynes vs Hayek, etc.

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Smart Austerity – its just the same dumb austerity | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

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Rentier Machinations | Michael Hudson

Prof Michael Hudson on the global machinations unveiling in 20915 from Switzerland's money laundering to Greece, new energy alliances and the role of sanctions.
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Rising inequality – fundamental changes required | Bill Mitchell – billy blog

Rising inequality – fundamental changes required | Bill Mitchell – billy blog | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
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Michael Hudson: The Crisis in Europe and the Machinations of the Rentier Class | naked capitalism

This Boom/Bust show with Michael Hudson includes the impact of the Swiss shock and what the deteriorating Ukraine economy means for Europe.
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Turning Japanese

Turning Japanese | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
The global economy is dominated by a private debt bubble that governments and mainstream economists ignore.
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Philip Mirowski and the Science of Neoliberalism

Philip Mirowski and the Science of Neoliberalism | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
This is interesting. Philip Mirowski, a "historian and philosopher of economic thought at the University of Notre Dame" and author of a newish book called...
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Economists and their politics | Alex's Archives

Economists and their politics | Alex's Archives | Heterodox economics | Scoop.it
Several econ bloggers have had things to say over recent days about the distinctions between mainstream and heterodox economics. It's a discussion topic that
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