Bulgarian work

An essay on the psychology and sociology of present-day BulgariansDavid BissetDavid Bisset is a specialist in child poverty and deprivation. He is one of the founders of Equilibrium, which is one of the leading social care and children care organisations in Southeastern Europe. His relationship with Bulgaria goes back to 1991.

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Bulgaria’s Weakness in Social Capital

Cronyism harms Bulgrian sociey in many ways, causing poverty, lack of social mobility, discouragement and depression. Significantly, cronyism promotes mediocrity in positions of management, blockinig social change and encouraging the youth’s emigration.David BissetDavid Bisset is a specialist in child poverty and deprivation. He is one of the founders of Equilibrium, which

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Degrowth and MMT: A thought experiment

MMT proposals align elegantly with one of degrowth’s key observations, namely, that if growthism depends on the perpetual creation of artificial scarcity, then by reversing artificial scarcity – by providing public abundance – we can dismantle the growth imperativeJason HickelDr. Jason Hickel is an economic anthropologist, author, and a Fellow

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The Screen New Deal

The shock of the coronavirus health crisis and the threat of Chinese digital giants, led to massive investment in the American digital giants. What does this mean for democracy and for the future “surveillance capitalism”?Theodora KotsakaLecturer in Political Sociology (University of Athens, University of Essex, UK) specializing in political behaviour

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Water as a public good for all

28 July 2020 marks the tenth anniversary of the UN resolution, which recognises the human right to drinking water and hygiene. Why water should be commong good?Riccardo PetrellaDoctor of Political and Social Sciences, honorary degree from eight universities: in Sweden, Denmark, Belgium (x2), Canada, France (x2), Argentina. Professor emeritus of

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