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The paper, by Bradford M. Van Arnum and Michele I. Naples, presents a historical overview of the unprecedented growth of the financial sector and its implications on income inequality. 48 more words
Lord John Monks will survey trends in modern capitalism and their effects on society in a talk entitled ‘Inequality, the City and Trade Unions’. These trends include globalisation, migration of people and jobs, rapacious financial services, value extraction as the goal of many in business, and increasing inequality. 137 more words
Savings banks and cooperative banks in Europe
By: Dilek Bülbül, Reinhard H. Schmidt and Ulrich Schüwer (all at Goethe University Frankfurt am Main)
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Abstract: Until about 25 years ago, almost all European countries had a so-called three pillar banking system comprising private banks, (public) savings banks and (mutual) cooperative banks.
Next 8th May in Edinburgh University Business School there will be a workshop promoted by Chris Carter (Edinburgh), Daniel Muzio (Newcastle) and Crawford Spence (Warwick) about the recent history of professions. 160 more words