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   Defaultnomics: Making Sense of the Barro-Ricardo Equivalence in a Financialized World
Levy Economic Institute
8-Jul-2019
http://www.levyinstitute.org/publications/?docid=2624

The 2008 crisis created a need to rethink many aspects of economic theory, including the role of public intervention in the economy. On this issue, we explore the Barro-Ricardo equivalence, which has played a decisive role in molding the economic policies that fostered the crisis.....
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   Fighting Inequality Can Strengthen the US Economy
Levy Economic Institute
26-Jul-2019
http://www.levyinstitute.org/publications/?docid=2625

Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, along with Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, recently proposed to increase the rate of taxation on very high incomes and net worth. One of the primary justifications for such policies is that reducing inequality would help safeguard political equa....
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   After Over Three Decades, Rebel Economist Breaks Through to Washington. Here’s How He Did It.
INET Economics
1-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/after-over-three-decades-rebel-economist-breaks-through-to-washington-heres-how-he-did-it

Ever heard that a corporation’s sole duty is to maximize value for shareholders? In the go-go ‘80s, business schools, government organizations, and most public companies took up this mantra. It stuck around.

William Lazonick, emeritus p....
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   Charter Schools Unleashed “Educational Hunger Games” in California. Now It’s Fighting Back.
INET Economics
2-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/charter-schools-unleashed-educational-hunger-games-in-california-now-its-fighting-back

California has the highest concentration of charter schools in the U.S., with one in 10 students in the state educated in one of them. Since the legislature passed a ch....
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   The Myth of Expansionary Austerity
INET Economics
7-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/the-myth-of-expansionary-austerity

Many critics have sharply attacked orthodox economics, the International Monetary Fund, the European Central Bank, and policymakers for their emphasis on austerity as a cure for lagging economic growth. A group of prominent economists responded by claiming to ....
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   Firm-Level Political Risk: Measurement and Effects
INET Economics
11-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/firm-level-political-risk-measurement-and-effects

From the UK’s vote to leave the European Union to the threats of the US Congress to shut down the federal government, recent events have renewed concerns about the effects of risks emanating from the political system on investment, employment, and other aspe....
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   Antitrust and the Consumer Welfare Standard
INET Economics
16-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/antitrust-and-the-consumer-welfare-standard

For the last 40 years antitrust policy has been limited and ineffective in no small part because of the influence of the Chicago School of Economics. The key pillar in the Chicago School policy vision is the “Consumer Welfare” goal for antitrust, a repacka....
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   Keeping the Oil in the Soil
INET Economics
22-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/keeping-the-oil-in-the-soil

Efforts to reduce demand for fossil fuels by promoting energy efficiency and clean energy can do a lot. But to meet the Paris Agreement target of holding the ....
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   A Plan for Earth’s Survival that Can Survive U.S. Politics?
INET Economics
30-Jul-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/a-plan-for-earths-survival-that-can-survive-u-s-politics

Every day it becomes clearer that we have to break our addiction to extracting dirty stuff from the ground to burn for energy. But how to pull it off without triggering political and economic chaos? Economist James K. Boyce, a senior fellow at the....
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   AI is Forcing Us to Rethink Economics
INET Economics
9-Aug-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/ai-is-forcing-us-to-rethink-economics

Since its founding in the aftermath of the 2008 global financial crisis, INET has been spearheading efforts to move economics towards more pluralistic, multidisciplinary, and human-centric approaches. The evident failure of the profession’s mainstream to pre....
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   Ideology is Dead! Long Live Ideology!
INET Economics
12-Aug-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/ideology-is-dead-long-live-ideology

Mainstream (neoclassical) economics has always put a strong emphasis on the positivist conception of the discipline, characterizing economists and their views as objective, unbiased, and non-ideological. This is still true today, even after the 2008 economic c....
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   Developing Asia Needs a New Economic Paradigm
INET Economics
13-Aug-2019
//www.ineteconomics.org/perspectives/blog/developing-asia-needs-a-new-economic-paradigm

The euphoria around emerging markets faded a while ago, but somehow the hope persists that economies in Asia can buck the global trend and grow fast enough to create an alternative growth pole. It is true that the global financial crisis and its aftermath prov....
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   Preparing for uncertainty
Bruegel - Publications
3-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/preparing-for-uncertainty/

Memo to the president of the European Central Bank. Grégory Claeys, Maria Demertzis and Francesco Papadia present the challenges that the next ECB president will face during the upcoming mandate, reinventing monetary policy in a system riddled with uncertainties.....
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   The threats to the European Union’s economic sovereignty
Bruegel - Publications
4-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/the-threats-to-the-european-unions-economic-sovereignty/

Memo to the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The authors describe the current context and the increasing interlinkages between economics and power politics and the role to play in reinforcing and defending Europe’s economic sovereignty.....
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   Director’s Cut: Priorities for the new ECB president
Bruegel - Publications
4-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/directors-cut-priorities-for-the-new-ecb-president/

In this Director's Cut of 'The Sound of Economics', Guntram Wolff talks to two of the authors of Bruegel's memo to the new ECB president, Maria Demertzis and Grégory Claeys, to specify the most important issues at the beginning of this eight-year cycle and to clarify the parameters within which the....
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   The European Union energy transition: key priorities for the next five years
Bruegel - Publications
8-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/the-european-union-energy-transition-key-priorities-for-the-next-five-years/

The new members of the European Parliament and European Commission who start their mandates in 2019 should put in place major policy elements to unleash the energy transition. It is becoming economically and technically feasible, with most of the necessary technologies now available and technology c....
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   Digitalisation and European welfare states
Bruegel - Publications
9-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/digitalisation-and-european-welfare-states/

EU policymakers must find answers to pressing questions: if technology has a negative impact on labour income, how will the welfare state be funded? How can workers’ welfare rights be adequately secured? A team of Bruegel scholars, with the support of the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth, ha....
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   Deep Focus: Energy transition in the next EU institutional cycle
Bruegel - Publications
10-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/deep-focus-energy-transition-in-the-next-eu-institutional-cycle/

Bruegel fellow Simone Tagliapietra speaks to Sean Gibson in this instalment of 'The Sound of Economics', on the matter of the European energy transition and how the EU should proceed in the new institutional cycle.....
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   An Effective Regime for Non-viable Banks: US Experience and Considerations for EU Reform
Bruegel - Publications
22-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/an-effective-regime-for-non-viable-banks-us-experience-and-considerations-for-eu-reform/

The US regime for non-viable banks has maintained a high degree of stability and public confidence by protecting deposits, while working to minimise the public cost of that protection. EU reformers can draw valuable insights from the US experience. A review of the US regime supports arguments in fav....
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   La Banca centrale europea
Bruegel - Publications
31-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/la-banca-centrale-europea/

This external publication delves into the new responsibility given to the European Central Bank: supervision on banks in the euro-area. It tells its history and illustrates its functions, structure and responsibilities and the exceptional answers to respond to the "perfect storm" of the crisis.....
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   The impact of the global energy transition on MENA oil and gas producers
Bruegel - Publications
5-Aug-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/08/the-impact-of-the-global-energy-transition-on-mena-oil-and-gas-producers/

Endowed with half of the world's known oil and gas reserves, the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is cornerstone of the global energy architecture. This article argues that – together with the pressing need to create jobs opportunities for a large and youthful population – the possibil....
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   Croatia’s path into the banking union
Bruegel - Blogs
18-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/croatias-path-into-the-banking-union/

Croatia seems a suitable candidate for euro area accession: there is a tight peg to the euro, high public debt is coming down, and the banking sector is already dominated by euro area banks. But the Eurogroup has rightly targeted reforms of the state’s role in the economy as a precondition for par....
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   The EU needs a bold climate strategy
Bruegel - Blogs
19-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/the-eu-needs-a-bold-climate-strategy/

Scientists report that global temperature increases must be limited to below 1.5 degrees Celsius. With global greenhouse gas emissions continuing to increase and rising temperatures driving up the frequency of extreme weather events, the world needs a greater commitment to climate policy.....
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   China’s investment in Africa: What the data really says, and the implications for Europe
Bruegel - Blogs
22-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/chinas-investment-in-africa-what-the-data-really-says-and-the-implications-for-europe/

China has clearly signalled to Europe that it does not shy away from involvement in Africa, historically Europe’s area of influence. But the nature of China’s direct investment flows to the continent will have to change if they are to prove sustainable.....
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   EU policy recommendations: A stronger legal framework is not enough to foster national compliance
Bruegel - Blogs
23-Jul-2019
https://bruegel.org/2019/07/eu-policy-recommendations-a-stronger-legal-framework-is-not-enough-to-foster-national-compliance/

In 2011, the EU introduced stricter rules to monitor the implementation of country-specific policy recommendations. Using a new dataset, this column investigates whether these new laws have increased national compliance. There is no evidence that these stricter processes matter for implementation ra....
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