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The Moral Economy of Debt

The Moral Economy of Debt
by 
ROBERT SKIDELSKY

LONDON – Every economic collapse brings a demand for debt forgiveness. The incomes needed to repay loans have evaporated, and assets posted as collateral have lost value. Creditors demand their pound of flesh; debtors clamor for relief. Consider Strike Debt, an […]

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Ebola and Inequality

joseph stiglitz
by 
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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