Αποτελέσματα αναζήτησης: economy

The cultural contradictions of consumerism (spiked)

"Once, society celebrated money-making chancers and lauded prudent hard workers. Today, says a new book, it is plying us with dumbed-down ‘stuff’ in order to keep us infantilised." συνέχεια..

The Economic Costs of the Endless War (Robert Reich's Blog)

"...the real economic cost of the Iraqi War doesn’t show up in the business cycle, and it's not responsible for the current recession. The real economic cost will show up years from now in ..." συνέχεια..

Moral Hazard Redux (Robert Reich's Blog)

"It’s true that people tend to be less cautious when they know they’ll be bailed out. Economists call this "moral hazard." But even when they’re being reasonably careful, people cannot always..." συνέχεια..

State Inc. (The Boston Globe)

"The most important new forces in global business are aggressive, wealthy, and entrepreneurial. But they aren't corporations: they're authoritarian governments." συνέχεια..

Poverty in Europe - Unacknowledged, unseen, unmentioned (Eurozine)

"Impoverished German children dream of the USA; one Greek person in four is behind with their most basic bills; sixty per cent of the poor in Romania have outdoor toilets. συνέχεια..

The Minsky Moment (The New Yorker)

"The greatest need is for intellectual reappraisal, and a good place to begin is with a statement from a paper co-authored by Minsky that “apt intervention and institutional structures are necessary συνέχεια..

Sovereign Wealth World (The New Yorker)

"...free-marketeers ...usually favor the free flow of capital in the world’s markets, but, in this case, supporting the free flow of capital would mean letting governments run American companies, whi συνέχεια..

Δείκτες Ανεργίας - μύθοι και ιδεολογήματα [Eurotrib]

Γιατί ο δείκτης ανεργίας είναι στατιστική που δεν δείχνει αυτό που νομίζει ο κόσμος (και προβάλλουν οι κυβερνήσεις) ότι δείχνει. συνέχεια..

The Greek Economy Under the Microscope

Ο Edward (γνωστός από το FFOE), demographer/macro-economist, παρουσιάζει μια αναλυτική και ενδιαφέρουσα ακτινογραφία της Ελληνικής οικονομίας, με βάση τα επίσημα νούμερα. συνέχεια..

After the inferno (The Guardian)

"The fires that tore through Greece this summer killed 67 people and destroyed vast tracts of forest and farmland. With the local people still in shock, developers are cleaning up - and cashing in... συνέχεια..

The Khmer Chronicles / Can Cultural Identity go private? (Magnum Blogs)

"... the problem is that a total privatisation of culture can threaten the identity itself of a country, blurring the limits as to what is acceptable or not, as to what can be funded by whom, as to w συνέχεια..

The magic of debt, or Amortise this! (Eurozine)

"For Nietzsche, debt was linked to the problem of promising and forgetting. It would be a mistake to underestimate the importance of the etymological play that underlies his association of debts (Sch συνέχεια..

«Πράσινο φως» στο μεγαλύτερο οδικό έργο | Καθημερινή | Ιούλιος 2007

«στις θέσεις Επιτάλιο, Σαμικό, Ζαχάρω, Καλό Νερό και Κοπανάκι» ... «πιθανό να δημιουργήσουμε πρόβλημα στον υδροφόρο ορίζοντα», ανέφερε ο κ. Σουφλιάς, προαναγγέλλοντας την κοπή «λίγων δεκάδων δέντρων» συνέχεια..