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Unravelling capitalism’s hidden networks of power

Control Hierarchy Networks
by 
Jacob Aron

NEVER again? The global financial crisis of 2008 saw banks around the world bailed out to the tune of billions by governments worried that the entire financial system was in meltdown. “Too big to fail”, the thinking went, and since […]

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Heterogeneous Dynamics of Economic Complexity

Heterogeneous Dynamics of Economic Complexity

Nowadays economics and social sciences can benefit from an almost uncountable amount of data of any kind, ranging from demographics to consumption statistics, financial data, trade records, opinion flows, mobility data etc. Such dataset are being of great help and […]

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Surprising Findings Point to Perfect Storm Brewing in Your Financial Future

Surprising Findings Point to Perfect Storm Brewing in Your Financial Future
by 
Lynn Parramore

Alan Taylor,  a professor and director of the Center for the Evolution of the Global Economy at the University of California, Davis, has conducted, along with Moritz Schularick, groundbreaking research on the history and role of credit, partly funded by the Institute for New […]

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