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“Dethroning Mammon: Making Money Serve Grace”

John Nightingale sends a review of “Dethroning Mammon: Making Money Serve Grace” 

This Lent Book written by the Archbishop of Canterbury is timely and relevant. I recommend it as for individuals and it would be excellent if people could share their reactions to it in groups. 350 more words

Banking And Finance

The new pragmatism: Paul Collier on how to save capitalism

This article from The Times Literary Supplement is about pragmatic solutions to inequality and economic despair in capitalist societies, primarily Great Britain and the United Sates.  167 more words

Economic Reform

Why did Przeworski believe that radical economic reform from a centrally planned to a capitalist market economy was incompatible with democratisation and why did they appear to be proved wrong? Use Poland as an example.

The end of communism in Eastern Europe in 1989 came with an overhaul of the economic and political order. Centrally planned economies, defined by the government of a given state dictating how resources are allocated, developed rapidly into capitalist markets and authoritarianism gave way to democratic order. 3,479 more words

Consider

Theresa May: World Economic Forum speech - January 2017

Transcript and video of UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s World Economic Forum speech in Davos, Switzerland, January 19, 2017 on Brexit, Internationalism, Economic Reform and Social Reform… 3,123 more words

Britain

Sovereign Money: Beyond Reserve Banking

A new year message from Joseph Huber:

“I am happy to inform you about the publication of my new book, ‘Sovereign Money: Beyond Reserve Banking’. It provides a systemic and historical analysis of money and banking and an up-to-date discussion of the approaches to sovereign money reform”. 452 more words

Monetary Reform

I'll Set Out Brexit Strategy Over Coming Weeks, British PM May Says -- "Government not muddled over Brexit."

By REUTERS

JAN. 8, 2017, 6:12 A.M. E.S.T.

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would set out her strategy, including how she will try to get the right Brexit deal, over the coming weeks, denying suggestions her plans were “muddled”. 912 more words