President's GDP tweet has been contradicted by his top White House economic adviser; he still hasn't removed it.
Lorenzo Fioramonti, Full Professor of Political Economy, University of Pretoria Lorenzo Fioramonti, University of Pretoria
Policy makers need studies like the Care Index. Beyond this, they urgently need a broader index that shows the enormous human and economic benefits of valuing care in both homes and the market.
Stop These Lies Before They Spread: New Myths Risk Becoming "Legends Of The Fall" Without Correction
The third instance, during August, of attempting to create a false narrative that could well become a "legend," if not corrected
A common example is a comparison of the price of hamburgers in two different countries. The prices of McDonalds hamburgers
The involvement of each member of the community has started to take the shape of movements like the Sharing Economy and the
The concept of economic growth with limited labour input is a radical departure from anything we are familiar with. The concept
For most of the time humans have inhabited the earth, our numbers were small, and the growth rate of our species was nearly zero. In other words, we were more-or-less in equilibrium with the natural world, as were most species. Not anymore.
The comparative exercise requires us to calculate the real GDP (absent inflation) and do so in U.S. dollar terms for both
Making America great again -- by running up huge IOUs.