Tag Archives: capitalist market

The Earth is a commodity for sale to the highest bidder!

Global warming: planning not pricing Carbon pricing and carbon taxes are now proposed by international institutions and mainstream economics as the main solutions to ending global warming and destructive climate change.  For some time, the IMF has been pushing for carbon … Les meir

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New Path from the IEA Angers the Worlds Oil Capitalists!

Net Zero by 2050 A Roadmap for the Global Energy Sector Flagship report — May 2021 CiteShareFull report Net Zero by 2050 Abstract Summary for policy makers This is an extract, full report available as PDF downloadDownload full report In … Les meir

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War within Capitalism and the G20’s Unresolved Matters

The G20 and the cold war in technology by michael roberts Last weekend’s G20 summit in Osaka resolved nothing substantial in the ongoing trade and technology war that the US is now waging with China. At best, a truce was … Les meir

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The misconception between Neoliberalism and Capitalism

Neoliberalism: not so bad? by michael roberts I don’t really like the term «neoliberal» because it is used lazily as an alternative to pro-capitalist policies or even to the word «capitalism» itself. In doing so, it causes confusion in explanations about trends … Les meir

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BIG (Bandits, Insiders and Grabbers) Crisis, Bankers and the State of Capitalism – II

The Fed’s star-gazing August 26, 2018 US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell spoke at the annual Jackson Hole symposium on Friday.  This annual symposium brings together all the top central bankers in the world who hear papers by mainstream economists on the … Les meir

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BIG (Bandits, Insiders and Grabbers) Crisis, Bankers and the State of Capitalism – I

Crashed: more the how, than the why August 24, 2018 Adam Tooze was in London this week to present his new book, Crashed, How a decade of financial crises changed the world. Tooze is the author of The Deluge and The Wages … Les meir

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The World˙s Capitalists, Bankers and the State of Capitalism

From Jackson Hole to the Teton Heights? August 24, 2017 At the end of every August, the central bankers of the world meet in the ski resort of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA to discuss the state of the world economy and … Les meir

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Cuba’s Sending Doctors to Fight Ebola in West Africa—How Will the US React?

Greg Grandin on October 15, 2014 Health workers remove the body of Prince Nyentee, a 29-year-old man who local residents said died of Ebola virus. (Reuters/James Giahyue)  Last week, The Washington Post reported that Cuba had sent 165 healthcare workers … Les meir

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Ebola and capitalism in crisis

Ill. from: prolecenter.wordpress.com Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are some of the poorest countries of the world which, according to the World Health Organisation (WHO), have just one to two doctors to treat every 100,000 people and these doctors are … Les meir

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