A short Sociology of Bill Gates and The Mainstream 2021 H Haferkamp

    > GM post "Little Big Bill's Techno Fix"   HHpapers 2021   Zur Überheblichkeit des verfügenden Geistes und der fiktiven Naturwissenschaft der Oekonomie.  von Heinrich Haferkamp Bill Gates´ Statement, dass die Ökonomen Makroökonomie nicht wirklich verstünden, ist so treffend wie wohlfeil. Sein Monitum, dass die Ökonomie nicht das bieten könne, was die Physik (etwa mit … Continue reading A short Sociology of Bill Gates and The Mainstream 2021 H Haferkamp

Economics – about and around mainstream DSGE orthodox macro

ll around ortho macro – de facto, debate, diverse (self)critiques, defense, delusion, denial + disagreement - updated 4-2020 see also  > history of economics, economics as social science > Economy, Economics, DSGE, mainstream, orthodox, macro, equilibrium, Neoliberalism, Politics, Rethinking Political Economy https://www.econlib.org/hendersons-criticisms-and-appreciations-of-john-kenneth-galbraith/ bostonreview.net 3-2022 Bad Economics - How microeconomic reasoning took over the very institutions of American governance … Continue reading Economics – about and around mainstream DSGE orthodox macro

Little Big Bill’s Techno Fix

Little Bill has lent his big billionaire voice to de-coupling, the idea that traditional capitalist growth can be cleansed of its polluting effects.  Better than denial or obstruction? Absolutely. Every little helps.   But de-coupling inside a political vaccuum is kids' softplay. What matters in the adult world is the gravity of power. Just follow the money... … Continue reading Little Big Bill’s Techno Fix

Billionaires Chip In A Trillion

Speaking for the  The Giving Pledge campaign group, Bill Gates has announced their plan to make an unprecedented contribution to the current crisis. The aim is to commit 10% of their wealth to help all those who are falling through the net of the current rescue packages, including all the victims in poorer countries. The campaign … Continue reading Billionaires Chip In A Trillion