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London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent

London Futurists – Industrial strategy for a sustainable world, with David Bent David asks a series of questions: • What are the key questions in formulating a pro-sustainability industrial strategy? • What part can industrial strategy play in accelerating the … Continue reading

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Free markets vs planning???

Comment to a friend’s facebook post It’s not that simple Neil, I wish it was. The moment you use the word mandatory, it is no longer entirely private. And I do get that there are dangers in many dimensions of … Continue reading

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Capitalism Continued

Continued evonomics conversation on capitalism and its alternatives A continuation of this previous thread. Reply to Gary Kent Hi Gary, Firstly, thank you, profoundly, for taking the time to write your thoughts. I really appreciate it. These ideas are extremely … Continue reading

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Evonomics – Evolution of Money – continued – showing my ignorance of Marx

A How did money evolve continuation comment Marx was somewhat further down the line of evolutionary development of money. A lot of people in history, including most economists, seem to have gotten very confused looking for some sort of definition … Continue reading

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Evonomics – Democracy. Capitalism. Socialism. Choose Any Three

Democracy. Capitalism. Socialism. Choose Any Three of the Above If you don’t have a big bathtub of oil in the ground, you need all three to deliver widespread economic well-being. I think this is the worst article I have seen … Continue reading

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Remaking Economics

The Radical Remaking of Economics To place economics on a solid footing, we need to build its intellectual foundations By David Sloan Wilson and Eric Beinhocker Enjoyed reading the conversation, thank you, and mostly agree with Eric (with both of … Continue reading

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A response to a critique of “Why Capitalism Creates Pointless Jobs”

Why Capitalism Creates Pointless Jobs It’s as if someone were out there making up pointless jobs just for the sake of keeping us all working. [My response to Kimock’s critique – rather than the original post itself.] Hi Kimock There … Continue reading

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