Eric Sweet

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Nobel Prize-winning economist Stiglitz tells us why 'neoliberalism is dead'

Speaking with Business Insider after the launch of his latest book, "The Euro: How A Common Currency Threatens the Future of Europe"— which argues that the fundamental flaws with the euro and the broader European economy are causing huge problems for the continent and risk leading to its downfall — …

Retro Star Denzel Valentine Everything Fans (and Tom Izzo) Love About Hoops

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Denzel Valentine was seated high in the upper bowl of the Breslin Center, gazing upon the cluster of banners to his right—seven for Final Fours, a pair for national titles—and down at the court where he has grown and flourished and found so much success, so much in return for …

The hidden economics behind the rise of Donald Trump

Branko Milanovic looks at the big picture.<p>During his dozen years as chief economist of the World Bank’s Research Department, he focused on making sense of the all-important economic question that many economists, paradoxically, seem uninterested in: How are people doing?<p>It’s a deceptively difficult …

Income Inequality

Here are 18 books Wall Street will be reading this spring

Dave Lutz — head of ETF trading and strategy at JonesTrading whom BI readers know from his "super quick guides to what traders are talking about" briefs— compiled a dizzying list of the books Wall Street will be reading on "spring break" this year.<p>This year, Lutz got more than 700 responses.<p>And …