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Do Macroeconomists have Morals?

– Laura Bear –<p><b>Do Macroeconomists have morals?</b><p>As an anthropologist among the tribe of macroeconomists in the <i>Rebuilding Macroeconomics</i> network I have …

Economics

Project Syndicate

STANFORD – For more than 30 years in advanced economies, particularly the United States, wealth and income inequality have increased, real …

Project Syndicate

LONDON – Over the last few weeks, media around the world have been saturated with stories about how technology is destroying politics. In autocracies …

NCCPC

Die Aufspaltung der Credit Suisse ist unausweichlich

Seite 2 von 2<p><b>Immense Kosten für IT</b><p>Ob im Zahlungsverkehr, im Kreditgeschäft oder in der Vermögensverwaltung, die jungen Fintech-Anbieter stellen die …

Cilat shërbime armiqësore e imponuan Hashim Thaçin përfaqësues politik të UÇK-së? - Opinione - Kosova Sot

SHKRUAN: IBRAHIM KELMENDI   DALLIMET E UÇK-SË SË VEGJËLISË ÇLIRIMTARE TË KOSOVËS, NGA UÇK-JA …

Ibrahim Kelmendi: Treshja Thaçi-Haliti-Syla grabiti milionat e UÇK-së

<i>Intervistë me veprimtarin e LPK-së, Ibrahim Kelmendi</i><p><i>“Peshqit e mëdhenj” të pasluftës duhet të jenë marioneta të shërbimeve të huaja …

Ibrahim Kelmendi: Ja cilat janë shërbimet armiqësore që e imponuan Hashim Thaçin përfaqësues politik të UÇK-së?

Ku, si dhe përse e kishte gjetur DGSE-ja franceze pikërisht Hashim Thaçin për ta rekrutuar, mbetet ende sekret, deri të hapen arkivat përkatëse, por …

Project Syndicate

FEZ – In July, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced that the Islamic State (ISIS) had been driven out of Mosul, the country’s …

Middle East

"Das Problem, meine Damen und Herren, liegt bei der privaten Presse..." - Zur "No-Billag"-Initiative - Cédric Wermuth

Seit Beginn dieser Debatte über die No Billag-Initiative reden wir darüber, was wir so alles an den Sendungen und Leistungen insbesondere der …

Germany will fall short of 2020 emissions target by around amount of shuttered German nuclear power

The German government has targeted a 40 percent reduction of GHG emissions by 2020, as compared to 1990 levels, but with less than three years to go …

In the Wake of US Climate Failures, Don't Look to China for a Panacea

A projection of what Shanghai, China, will look like in a world that is 4 degrees warmer (c. 2100). (Photo: Climate Central)<p>Since President Trump …

Luftverschmutzung - "Das ist doch kein Abgas-Skandal"

der Freitag: Herr Luhmann, wenn es um den Diesel-Skandal geht...<p><b>Hans-Jochen Luhmann:</b> Entschuldigung, ich muss Sie da gleich in der Diagnose …

Die Influencer markieren den Anfang vom Ende der Massenmedien (wie wir sie kannten)

Kein Wunder lief in den Medien in den letzten Monaten eine Kampagne gegen Influencer*innen. Da spitzt sich nämlich einiges zu:<p>Die Influencer*innen …

Democratisation, NGOs and "colour revolutions"

<i>"…power does its work by stealth, and the powerful can subsequently deny that their strength was ever used at all."</i><p>Salman Rushdie, <i>Shalimar the Clown</i> …

No, Channel 4: Islam is not responsible for the Islamic State

Unlike most historians, Tom Holland writes books which bring the past to life. This makes him a national treasure.<p>But I am baffled by his recent …

Eine Grafik zeigt eine erschütternde Entwicklung in den USA - sie muss auch den Deutschen eine Warnung sein

• <b>Eine neue Grafik über die Einkommensverteilung hat in den USA für hitzige Diskussionen unter Journalisten und Ökonomen gesorgt</b><p><b>Sie zeigt, dass in den</b> …

How I Learned to Hate Golf

The physical act of breaking a golf club is very easy — you simply raise the club in your dominant hand, shout something obscene and whip the traitorous implement as hard as possible into the earth. If your technique is sound, the shaft will snap in half, and you will feel a deep satisfaction that …

Golf

If 2.6 Billion People Go To War: India vs. China

A hypothetical war between India and China would be one of the largest and most destructive conflicts in Asia. A war between the two powers would …

War

Why Trump Was Right About Bush's 9/11 Record

The 9/11 catastrophe again became a subject of contention at the South Carolina GOP debate on Saturday. Jeb Bush maintained that his brother George …

Unheeded Warnings: George W. Bush and 9/11

Leaving nomination politics aside, if the question is whether the new George W. Bush administration could have done more to prevent the 9/11 attacks, …

Foreign Policy
Osama Bin Laden

‘The Attacks Will Be Spectacular’

An exclusive look at how the Bush administration ignored this warning from the CIA months before 9/11, along with others that were far more detailed than previously revealed.<p>“B<i>in Laden Determined to Strike in U.</i><i>S.”</i> The CIA’s famous Presidential Daily Brief, presented to George W. Bush on August 6, …

General Clark’s Battles

The candidate’s celebrated-and controversial-military career.<p>The first important decision of retired Army General Wesley Clark’s new political career was the long deferral of its launch. As Clark lodged safely in the rear echelon, the other Democratic Presidential aspirants spent most of the year …

War

Wesley Clark: '9/11 Buck Stops with George W. Bush'

<b>Democrat Clark Blames President Bush <br>for Sept. 11 Intelligence Failures</b> <br>by Nedra Pickler <br>Associated Press<p>Wednesday 29 October 2003<p>Democrat Wesley …

CNN.com - Bush administration rejects�Clarke charges - Mar 23, 2004

Bush administration rejects Clarke charges<p>Rumsfeld to testify before 9/11 panel Tuesday<p>Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectateur nonummy lorenzino. Interdum volgus videt, est ubi peccat...<p>Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectateur nonummy lorenzino. Interdum volgus videt, est ubi peccat...<p>Lorem ipsum …

Al-Qaeda