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Who is the greatest economist of our time?

Economizing and caring about the economy, and not just on a macro level, is the key to the economic hegemony of the ruling elite.It has always been a key part of the neoliberal project, but as we continue to grapple with the crisis, the need to understand this is not only more pressing, but urgent.It’s

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The economic efficiency definition is flawed

Economists have proposed a new definition of economic efficiency.The idea behind the new definition is that we can better define what is economically efficient because we know more about the economics of how human beings produce and consume. The idea is that a human being can be productive when we can use all of our resources

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Farm workers strike over new farm bill

Farm workers in Texas have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new farm law that critics say will hurt them and make their jobs harder.The Texas Farm Bureau and the Texas Farm Workers Alliance, two of the groups leading the push for a statewide ban on factory farming, announced the result of Sunday’s vote in a

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How to get a better outlook for the economy

It’s been a rough year for the world economy.The world economy was hit by the Brexit vote, and now the world is still recovering from the fallout of the US presidential election.In an effort to get an economic picture out there, ESPNCricInfo looked at how the world’s economic outlook has evolved over the last 10