How well the British economy is performing today depends critically on when you start the clock. How far back should you go?
Sign In Close
Marxism shows no sign of dying out; it lives on in a variety of political movements and branches of academic and cultural life. But why exactly?
A military attack on Syria would clearly affect stock values. War diverts trade: some businesses lose while others gain. Is war good for business in the aggregate? Not likely says Mark Harrison.
Mark Harrison argues that liberal capitalism isn’t perfect, but it has done far more for human welfare than communism.
It's possible that a society of educated people is likely to be more cultured and scientific-minded than one of non-graduates, and this should have positive externalities in the form of better political discourse and higher culture. There is, however, little evidence of this in practice.
Economics writer21 articles | View profile
RT @ChartWeek: https://t.co/CT7mdpD2g2
Will UK hit the Recession Buffers this Year? - by @johnweeks41 https://t.co/Ej53BRTlfD
RT @ChartWeek: https://t.co/QDfg9kRYfV
Brexit and the Law of Unexpected Consequences - by @johnweeks41 https://t.co/NlFbmF3yXU
Eurozone’s So-Called Recovery Masks A Dark Secret: Mercantilism - https://t.co/HkBC18QRko