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The Innovative State: Governments should make markets, not just fix them

The Innovative State: Governments should make markets, not just fix them
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Mariana Mazzucato

The conventional view of what the state should do to foster innovation is simple: it just needs to get out of the way. At best, governments merely facilitate the economic dynamism of the private sector; at worst, their lumbering, heavy-handed, […]

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Ebola and Inequality

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Joseph E. Stiglitz

NEW YORK – The Ebola crisis reminds us, once again, of the downside of globalization. Not only good things – like principles of social justice and gender equality – cross borders more easily than ever before; so do malign influences […]

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