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Tertiary educational attainment, 2000 and 2014, USA, UK, France, Germany, Canada, Australia

The British, Australians, and Italians experienced strong growth in tertiary attainment since the year 2000. In the case of the Italians, it was from a low base. 18 more words

Economic History

Best defence of Employment Contracts Act is a @FairnessNZ graphic

Source: Low Wage Economy | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions – Te Kauae Kaimahi, with extra annotations by this blogger.

Economic History

Book Note: A Brief History of Neoliberalism by David Harvey

by Dan Miller.

The roots of the anti-establishment mood that was so visible this year in the US presidential primaries and the Brexit vote in the UK are no doubt many and complex. 830 more words

History

Herself and Galston

After dismissing the GOP for being anti big business,

Sidebar: Since at least Reagan, the GOP has been the party of competition.  Big business does not want competition.   389 more words

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