Search results

110 items
  1. Thumbnail
  2. The Bail Out Business

    • Sol Trumbo Vila, Matthijs Peters
    22 February 2017
    Report

    The Bail Out Business is the most comprehensive and thorough analysis of the response to the 2008 financial crisis to understand who benefits from rescue packages in the EU. How effective were the bail out measures? What were the hidden costs to the taxpayer? and what was the role of the Big Four (audit firms) and financial consultancy firms in the business of designing and implementing bail out programs in EU Member States?

  3. Thumbnail

    Sliding down in anger

    Saul Landau
    19 March 2009
    Article
  4. Thumbnail

    Liberalisation Of Trade in Services

    • Erik Wesselius
    18 October 2001
    Paper

    The United Kingdom is home to a particularly influential services industry lobby, which operates through an organisation called International Financial Services, London (IFSL). Two IFSL working groups, the Liberalisation of Trade in Services (LOTIS) Committee and the High-Level LOTIS Group, constitute a veritable corporate-state alliance.

  5. Thumbnail

    Capitalism in an apocalyptic mood

    Walden Bello
    20 February 2008
    Article
  6. Thumbnail
  7. Thumbnail
  8. Keynesianism in the Great Recession

    • Walden Bello
    22 February 2017
    Paper

    The derailment of progressive Keynesianism by Obama’s conservative, technocratic Keynesianism resulted in a protracted recovery, continuing high unemployment, millions of foreclosed or bankrupt households fending for themselves, and more scandals in a Wall Street where nothing had changed. Obama did not pay for this tragic outcome in 2012, but Hillary Clinton did in 2016.

  9. Thumbnail

    London Econ Summit: Born of Good Intentions, But Ends in Disastrous Results

    John Cavanagh, Robin Broad
    03 April 2009
    Article
    The governments of the largest economies in the world walked out of the summit with a plan that takes the global economy three big steps backwards.
  10. Thumbnail

    Cuba Undertakes Reforms in Midst of Economic Crisis

    Roger Burbach
    21 September 2009
    Article
    The long food queues in Cuba are still causing frustration, but the open process Raul Castro is following to resolve these issues heralds a new path to socialism in the 21st century.
  11. Thumbnail

    We're in the midst of an epic battle over the direction of this nation

    John Cavanagh
    05 March 2009
    Article
    Obama has opened the door to change. Whether we can blow on through depends on us and our ability to organize.
  12. Thumbnail

    The illusion of stabilization

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    28 May 2009
    Article
  13. Thumbnail
  14. Thumbnail

    Blind Faith of Free-Market Cheerleaders

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    16 October 2008
    Article
  15. Thumbnail

    The revenge of ideas: Karl Polanyi and Susan Strange

    Fred Halliday
    29 September 2008
    Article
  16. Thumbnail

    Three little pigs from the economy and finance ministries

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    18 April 2008
    Article
  17. Thumbnail
  18. Thumbnail

    Obama's rescue plan is doomed to fail

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    22 January 2009
    Article
  19. Thumbnail

    To bail or not to bail…

    Saul Landau
    27 November 2008
    Article
  20. Thumbnail

    The crisis unseen

    Saul Landau
    19 February 2009
    Article

Pages