Fourteenth WAPE Forum: ’Class, State and Nation in the 21st Century’

19-21 July 2019, Winnipeg, Canada Hosted by the Geopolitical Economy Research Group, University of Manitoba, Canada Abstracts Due: March 31, 2019 Keynote Speakers: Utsa Patnaik, Maria Paez Victor, Cheng Enfu, Michael Hudson The 14th annual Forum of the World Association for Political Economy, on ‘Class, State and Nation in the Twenty-First Century’ will be held … More Fourteenth WAPE Forum: ’Class, State and Nation in the 21st Century’

Can We Afford a Stable Climate? Worst-Case Risks vs. Least-Cost Solutions

By Frank Ackerman, originally posted at Dollars&Sense The damages expected from climate change seem to get worse with each new study. Reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the U.S. Global Change Research Program, and a multi-author review article in Science, all published in late 2018, are among the recent bearers of … More Can We Afford a Stable Climate? Worst-Case Risks vs. Least-Cost Solutions

New Book: Money, Method and Contemporary Post-Keynesian Economics

Edited by Sheila Dow, Jesper Jespersen, and Geoff Tily. From Edward Elgar: This volume concentrates on contemporary Post-Keynesian contributions in money, method and economic policy. Post-Keynesian economics shares with Keynes the ambition of understanding the economy as a whole and as an integrated part of society. The book begins by analysing money, banks and finance … More New Book: Money, Method and Contemporary Post-Keynesian Economics