Category Archives: 2011

Farewell to Homo Oeconomicus

http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2015/08/430440.shtml Capitalism is not running so well. Is this because people are judged wrongly with misguided models? We must listen to our social side, says researcher Tania Singer The model of homo oeconomicus is antiquated and over-simplified. Dominant economic models … Continue reading

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Greek Revolt Against Bad Economics Threatens European Elites

The referendum in Greece refuting the European Union’s unbending insistence on radical austerity as the medicine Greeks must continue to swallow is simply not to be missed for its multiple layers of significance. To put the core take-home first, we … Continue reading

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Myths of Free Trade: Attac Refutes TTIP Arguments

Myths of Free Trade: Attac Refutes TTIP Arguments http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2015/04/429740.shtml TTIP and Ceta are far more than trade agreements. They help strengthen the power of transnational corporations and weaken democratic institutions. Attac promotes just trade instead of fair trade. Labor rights, … Continue reading

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