Making the market “decisive” means that the Chinese government has decided to place profits before people — and even before that previously invincible talisman, economic growth.
Fox News may have failed to have an impact on the outcome of the 2012 Presidential election in the United States, but media organizations controlled by Rupert Murdoch celebrated a victory this year in Australia.
The inequality and growth debate is a red herring. It just doesn’t matter. The problem is inequality, and its solution is simple.
British government funded research is unveiling which of today’s British fortunes are directly tied to slave ownership. America should follow suit.
Austerity is a political decision, not an economic one. It benefits the few at the expense of the many.
Congress should stop playing politics with the payroll tax cut and make it permanent by extending Social Security taxes to everyone.
The MF Global Bankruptcy is bad news for MF Global’s employees, account holders, and creditors. Is it bad news for Jon Corzine?
As the economic news in the United States gets worse and worse every week, a lot of Americans are saying “at least we’re not Europe.” To read the press accounts, it sounds like Greece is plunging Europe into a second Great Depression. Greece is having trouble paying its debts, and many people are worried that […]
Occupy Wall Street protests in lower Manhattan have struck at the heart of American corporate capitalism. What about Occupy Greenwich?