Wealth inequality

I have written before about the fact that, both in advanced and so-called ’emerging economies’, wealth is significantly more unequally distributed than income.  Moreover, the pro-capitalist World Economic Forum has reported that: “This problem has improved little in recent years,...

Degrowth and MMT: A thought experiment

This article was published originally on 23 September 2020 at Jason Hickel's blog and is republished with permission. Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) is getting a lot of attention these days, thanks in large part to...