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Let's slow down a little.

What seems like only yesterday, I remember writing the phrase ‘in this fast-paced world’ in my personal statement for university, to which my tutor wrote back quite bluntly ‘what?’ after I emailed it to her. 1,088 more words


Railtracks of our tears: Corbyn and Veblen

Capitalism is the astounding belief that the most wickedest of men will do the most wickedest of things for the greatest good of everyone.

John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946)

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On the road again

How swiftly taboos have been broken in Britain. In the space of a year banned ideas of socialism, revolution and radical state intervention in the economy have forced themselves into the public imagination and the media.  1,029 more words

Mr. President Is About The Economy Not Corruption

I FELT a bit miffed at the president’s Eid-el-fitr message not because it lacked compassion or empathy but because it lacked a departure from his strongly held minimalist view of our daily reality. 698 more words


Why China’s Trapped Economy Won’t Find Easy Escape -- Money created isn’t being put to work

A key measure of Chinese monetary policy effectiveness shows that

The Wall Street Journal

July 21, 2016 4:16 a.m. ET

Cash is trapped in China. 341 more words

Which Thinkers Will Define Our Future?

Tocqueville, who wrote in the 1830s and 1840s; John Maynard Keynes, who wrote in the 1920s and 1930s; and Karl Polanyi, who wrote in the 1930s and 1940s.

Read Here – Project Syndicate


An Open Letter from an Indian Crony Capitalist

(This is a spoof)

Dear Indian Citizen,

Kem cho?

Kaamon Achish? Maja ma?

Hope all is well with you.

I am very happy these days. You know with that Rajan guy deciding to go back to Chicago. 1,036 more words