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Monetäre Kriegsführung - global supply chains at war - Austrian war propaganda - US sabotage for quants - Dutch Monetary Enlightenment - global post neo-liberal economics - diversity and disaggregation - Covid democracy in Cuba - Marxist revival in Japan

Capital in the Anthropocene – by Saito Kohei

source: https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/backstories/1921/ Japanese scholar looks to Marx's theory to explain pandemic, climate change A Japanese academic has penned a surprise bestseller that is prompting a new generation of readers to consider the ideas of German philosopher Karl Marx.Saito Kohei says Marx's ideas in his late years tell us about the kind of society we should … Continue reading Capital in the Anthropocene – by Saito Kohei

Myth of Money – Story of Power – Stephen Zarlenga’s Lost Science of Money

“...marvelously helpful and has some stunning historical vistas..." Hugh Downs “...provides the needed background for seeing the basic structural issues at work" Michael Hudson “...a masterful work” Michael Kumhof Given Stephen Zarlenga turns out to be a prominent proponent of money reform in the US, it seems to have taken me a long time to … Continue reading Myth of Money – Story of Power – Stephen Zarlenga’s Lost Science of Money

Stephen Zarlenga’s Der Mythos vom Geld – Die Geschichte der Macht

Der Titel “Der Mythos vom Geld – die Geschichte der Macht” trifft das Buch doppelt gut, denn es ist nicht nur eine chartalistische Geschichte von Geld als Macht, sondern gerade die Geschichte der Verschleierung dieser Macht…

employment, jobs, labour, work

>employment, jobs, labour, work <positioning<agency >work/life balance, flexible, precarious, rights guardian.com 1-5-2022 In the name of job flexibility, ‘Uberisation’ is spreading its tentacles across society - From health workers to beauticians, cleaners to academics, the erosion of our rights at work is setting us back a hundred years - by Kenan Malik work>work ethic, ambition, … Continue reading employment, jobs, labour, work

Extra Muros Heteros : Tuure Parkkinen’s Root Bug Macro

"Geolibertarian experimental monetary realist" Tuure Parkkinen's root bug economics represents an audaciously original "PraxisTheorie" of the type only an institutional outsider would dare come up with.

The Revenge of Karl Marx 2009 Christopher Hitchens

theatlantic.com 2009 The Revenge of Karl Marx - What the author of Das Kapital reveals about the current economic crisis By Christopher Hitchens THE LATE HUW WHELDON of the BBC once described to me a series, made in the early days of radio, about celebrated exiles who had lived in London. At one stage, this had involved tracking … Continue reading The Revenge of Karl Marx 2009 Christopher Hitchens

Banking on Values

"A fool is someone who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing". Central banker Mark Carney has diagnosed a crisis in value(s). He doesn't just mean prices being misaligned with values as in frothy asset overvaluations. That's just a symptom of a deeper malaise. The central idea of his book, says the … Continue reading Banking on Values

Inflation? Inflation!

inflation always monetary? - mainstream and hetero theories of inflation, how to measure inflation - decompose observed inflation into its monetary, demand-pull, cost-push and structural components - Inflation is a monetary and redistributional phenomenon

MMT Modern Monetary Theory

MMT portal page - updated library of articles, books, videos, posts and pages on 1/2021 De-facto MMT disequilibrating DSGE ?9/202o German Economist Sees MMT MMT Across the Sea9/2019 Apropos of MMT2/2019 MMT and Millennial SocialismUS/UK  Monetary/FiscalEURO Monetary/Fiscal MMT/monetary fiscal articles   (updated 4/2022)   scroll or use ctrl+f  to search for topics or names mauricehoefgen.substack.com 3-2022 Das … Continue reading MMT Modern Monetary Theory

Head Scratching Inflation

"Inflation ... has left many observers scratching their heads as to why the current level ...  does not match the current state of the real economy ..."  said ex ECB board member Sabine Lautenschläger in a recent speech.   The Economist discerns "strange new rules", devotes a  special report to "The End of Inflation?" and concludes that inflation is … Continue reading Head Scratching Inflation