Category Archives: Economics

Elections in Greece Bring Hope for Stability

By Alexandra Rockwood Over the past several years, European countries have struggled with mounting economic disparity and political unrest due to the 2008 global financial crisis. Since the crisis, Greece has faced the brunt of these severe economic issues in … Continue reading

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Development for Whom?

By Katrina Steinley            In 1999 the government of Bolivia signed a contract with the company Aguas del Tunari to take over operations of the public water supply, under the guise that privatization would lead to … Continue reading

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Only Fiscal Policy Can Save Us Now

By David Ceely The US and UK resembled Japan during its lost decade. Real estate prices were in a debt driven bubble. When the bubble burst, asset values collapsed, sending shockwaves throughout the marketplace. Aggressive and unorthodox central bank action … Continue reading

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Only Fiscal Policy Can Save Us Now

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By David Ceely The US and UK resembled Japan during its lost decade. Real estate prices were in a debt driven bubble. When the bubble burst, asset values collapsed, sending shockwaves throughout the marketplace. Aggressive and unorthodox central bank action … Continue reading

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