real utopias
30.9K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Scooped by jean lievens
onto real utopias
Scoop.it!

Youth Unemployment Is The Next Global Crisis

Youth Unemployment Is The Next Global Crisis | real utopias | Scoop.it
NEW YORK -- The next global financial crisis has already started, in the form of nearly 75 million unemployed young people around the world.
more...
Park Jieun's curator insight, October 27, 2014 10:10 PM

Unemployment, especially Youth Unemployment is speeding up to become a global crisis. Many international forums and International Organizations are dealing with this very seriously to seek for desirable and practical solutions that can truly alleviate the seriousness.

SFX Resource Centre's curator insight, May 7, 2015 8:13 PM

Topic - Youth Unemployment

4Sarah brown's curator insight, March 1, 9:53 PM

Youth Unemployment

In today's society youth are more concerned to memorize what we need for a test and pass it rather than the importance of what we need to learn. There were people in 2013 that came out of college with degrees but no skills. The numbers are not high with people who major in things like physiology that get a really good job. In 2013 there was a mass of youth that did not have a job nearly 75 million young people unemployed around the world. From the age 15-24 there is a rate of 56 percent that are jobless. In some countries they cut social services which made it even harder for young people to find jobs. For instance Europe region relies on trade and tourism so when it suffers economically young people have to leave first. There should be a way to help younger people to get jobs that have degrees.


I did not know how high the percentage was for youth that's unemployed. It surprised me how many people have degrees and don't have jobs after they graduate.

real utopias
Not TINA (There Is No Alternative) but TAPAS: THERE ARE PLENTY OF ALTERNATIVES
Curated by jean lievens
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Peer2Politics

Peer2Politics | real utopias | Scoop.it
on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

How The Eurozone Can Be Reformed

How The Eurozone Can Be Reformed | real utopias | Scoop.it
The 50th anniversary issue of Intereconomics is out, and I have a contribution which summarises how I think the Eurozone could succeed without deeply probl
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Why US Democrats Must Derail Republican Party Nationalist Populism With Economic Populism

Why US Democrats Must Derail Republican Party Nationalist Populism With Economic Populism | real utopias | Scoop.it
Electoral success for Democrats in November will hinge on muting Republican nationalism with economic populism centered on raising wages.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

How Will The EU’s ‘Rule Of Law’ Investigation Affect Polish Politics?

How Will The EU’s ‘Rule Of Law’ Investigation Affect Polish Politics? | real utopias | Scoop.it
The European Commission is currently conducting an inquiry into judicial and media reforms introduced by the Law and Justice government in Poland. Aleks Sz
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

The Third Way: Share-The-Gains Capitalism

The Third Way: Share-The-Gains Capitalism | real utopias | Scoop.it
No matter the outcome of their current turmoil, the CEO of Yahoo cannot lose. Why do we keep putting up with these kind of scenarios?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

If Europe Takes Trade Union Rights For Granted… We Risk Losing Them

If Europe Takes Trade Union Rights For Granted… We Risk Losing Them | real utopias | Scoop.it
Why has the European Trade Union Confederation found it necessary to ring alarm bells in defence of basic trade union rights in the EU?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

From monetary policy to fiscal policy and the law of unintended consequences

From monetary policy to fiscal policy and the law of unintended consequences | real utopias | Scoop.it
Yesterday the US Federal Reserve’s monetary policy committee (FOMC) decided to keep its policy interest rate unchanged.  The FOMC reckoned that global economic growth was slowing and it would be risky for the Fed to hike rates at this time because its policy rate sets the floor for all interest rates on bonds and mortgages…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

EU-Turkey ‘Agreement’ On Syrian Refugees: An Illegal And Shameful Deal

EU-Turkey ‘Agreement’ On Syrian Refugees: An Illegal And Shameful Deal | real utopias | Scoop.it
I used to enjoy researching European integration because the subject struck me as a rich laboratory for distilling evidence on the dark undersides of natio
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Why Should We Care About Inequality?

Why Should We Care About Inequality? | real utopias | Scoop.it
It’s no secret that wealth inequality has grown, both in the US and abroad over the past several decades (after moderating somewhat in the post-WWII era).
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

How Political Elites Have Failed To Ensure Social Justice Across Generations

How Political Elites Have Failed To Ensure Social Justice Across Generations | real utopias | Scoop.it
Something interesting has emerged in voting patterns on both sides of the Atlantic: Young people are voting in ways that are markedly different from their
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

A Visegrad Plan For Rebuilding European Cohesion

A Visegrad Plan For Rebuilding European Cohesion | real utopias | Scoop.it
In February 1991, presidents of three nascent European democracies convened at a castle near Budapest to proclaim their common desire to return to Europe.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Greek Pensions: Tsipras' Last Ditch Fight Versus Troika

Greek Pensions: Tsipras' Last Ditch Fight Versus Troika | real utopias | Scoop.it
The Troika is in Athens and will not leave without deep cuts to pensions, even though the country is back in recession. Far from last summer’s media glare,
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Lies, Damn Lies, And European Growth Statistics

Lies, Damn Lies, And European Growth Statistics | real utopias | Scoop.it
“Greece has at last returned to economic growth.” That was the official European Union storyline at the end of 2014. Alas, Greek voters, unimpressed by thi
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

LRB · Frances Stonor Saunders · Where on Earth are you?

LRB · Frances Stonor Saunders · Where on Earth are you? | real utopias | Scoop.it
The one border we all cross, so often and with such well-rehearsed reflexes that we barely notice it, is the threshold of our own home. We open the front door, we close the front door: it’s the most basic geographical habit, and yet one lifetime is not enough to recount all our comings . . .
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Owen Jones walks off show after hosts deny Orlando attack was homophobic (VIDEO)

Owen Jones walks off show after hosts deny Orlando attack was homophobic (VIDEO) | real utopias | Scoop.it
The journalist walked off after claiming his co-panelist and host were trying to ‘deflect’ attention from the fact that Omar Mateen deliberately attacked gay people.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

European Labour Law: Floor Of Rights - Or Ceiling?

European Labour Law: Floor Of Rights - Or Ceiling? | real utopias | Scoop.it
It is important the vision of EU labour law as a ceiling of rights is discarded, and an alternative as a ‘safety net’ embraced once more.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Jeremy Corbyn Can Stop The March Of The Anti-European Right

Jeremy Corbyn Can Stop The March Of The Anti-European Right | real utopias | Scoop.it
The latest UK wide opinion polls warn of a real danger that the Leave campaign will win a small but decisive majority in the referendum to be held on June
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Getting off the fence on modern imperialism

Those of you who have been following the discussion on modern imperialism on my blog will know it was kicked off by two books: one by John Smith called Imperialism in the 21st century and one by Tony Norfield called The City - London and the power of finance.  The discussion on my blog was…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Howard Zinn Is There Hope in This Desperate Time - Noam Chomsky 2016

Howard Zinn Is There Hope in This Desperate Time by Noam Chomsky
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

best of - Yanis Varoufakis Guerilla Interview 2016 June

yanis varoufakis noam chomsky, yanis varoufakis capitalism will eat democracy, yanis varoufakis bernie sanders, yanis varoufakis debate, yanis varoufaki
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Yanis Varoufakis All The good stuff that cannot be measured 2016

yanis varoufakis 2016, yanis varoufakis noam chomsky, yanis varoufakis capitalism will eat democracy, yanis varoufakis bernie sanders, yanis varoufaki
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Noam Chomsky 2016 - America 2016 - Economic Crisis - Unemployment - Fed Rate Hike - Financial Crisis

Noam Chomsky - America 2016 - Economic Crisis - Unemployment - Fed Rate Hike - Financial Crisis. Professor Noam Chomsky and the filmmakers for "Requiem fo
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

First they came for Assange (Yanis Varoufakis & Srećko Horvat) 2016

yanis varoufakis 2016, yanis varoufakis noam chomsky, yanis varoufakis capitalism will eat democracy, yanis varoufakis bernie sanders, yanis varoufaki
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Christopher Hitchens vs Michael Parenti · Iraq & The Future of US Foreign Policy

Thanks for watching!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Noam Chomsky on Mumia Abu Jamal Long Distance Revolutionary 2016

Avram Noam Chomsky (/ˈnoʊm ˈtʃɒmski/; born December 7, 1928) is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, logician political commentator
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jean lievens
Scoop.it!

Yanis Varoufakis interviewed in Barcelona 2016

yanis varoufakis 2016, yanis varoufakis noam chomsky, yanis varoufakis capitalism will eat democracy, yanis varoufakis bernie sanders, yanis varoufaki
more...
No comment yet.
Curated by jean lievens
Economist, specialized in political economy and peer-to-peer dynamics; core member of the P2P Foundation