Archive for the category ‘ECONOMICS’


Wall Street at Record Highs as Global Growth Slows
Nick Beams | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Bolsonaro Puts Up Brazilian Richest Oil Wells for Sale to Foreign Companies
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How to Crush a Bankers’ Dictatorship: A Lesson from 1933
Matthew Ehret | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Politicians Protect Meat Industry by Making Activists Criminals
Leighton Akio Woodhouse and David Zlutnick -The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row
Matt Franklin | Brand Audit – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Investment Key Variable, though Not Any Type of Investment
Roberto Sansón Mizrahi | Opinion Sur – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Buddhist Economics: How to Start Prioritizing People over Products and Creativity over Consumption
Maria Popova | Brain Pickings – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The NTP Cell Phone Study Explained
Dr. Ron Melnick | GrassrootsEnvEd – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions
Matthew Taylor and Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
October 14th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Human and Financial Costs of the Explosive Remnants of War in Afghanistan
Suzanne Fiederlein and SaraJane Rzegocki | James Madison University – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
China Defies Trump on Iran Big Time with $400 bn Belt-and-Road Investment and 5000 Red Army Troops
Juan Cole | The Transnational – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
While Britain’s Parliament Is Suspended, Its Arms Fair Is Open for Business
Tim Gee | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon
Juan Manuel Crespo | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics
Submitted by Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development
BBC – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires
Negin Owliaei Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson | Inequality – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon
Glenn Hurowitz, Mat Jacobson, Etelle Higonnet, and Lucia von Reusner | Mighty Earth – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
When Pyromaniacs Lead, the World Burns
Marwan Bishara – Al Jazeera
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Nestlé and the Privatization of Water
Franklin Frederick - Global Research
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Lie of Global Prosperity: How Neoliberals Distort Data to Mask Poverty and Exploitation
Seth Donnelly | Monthly Review – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Lie of Global Prosperity: How Neoliberals Distort Data to Mask Poverty and Exploitation)
The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Front Men
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. | Children’s Health Defense Team – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Front Men)
Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World)
Privatization Increases Corruption
Jomo Kwame Sundaram | IPS/Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Privatization Increases Corruption)
Modern Money Theory: How I Came to MMT and What I Include in MMT
L Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Modern Money Theory: How I Came to MMT and What I Include in MMT)
The Rise of Corporate Nations
Lorenzo Marsili – Al Jazeera
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Rise of Corporate Nations)
The Problem with “Modern Monetary Theory” Is That It’s True
Nathan Lewis - Forbes
July 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Problem with “Modern Monetary Theory” Is That It’s True)
Facebucks Are the Last Thing the World Needs
Prabir Purkayastha | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Facebucks Are the Last Thing the World Needs)
Debt-Free Money: A Non-Sequitur in Search of a Policy
L Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Debt-Free Money: A Non-Sequitur in Search of a Policy)
Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency
Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Economics Laureate | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Thumbs Down to Facebook’s Cryptocurrency)
Libra: Facebook’s Audacious Bid for Global Monetary Control
Ellen Brown | Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Libra: Facebook’s Audacious Bid for Global Monetary Control)
The Lowdown on Libra: What Consumers Need to Know about Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency
Ernest Foo – The Conversation
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Lowdown on Libra: What Consumers Need to Know about Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency)
US Congress Calls for Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Project, Libra
Nivesh Rustgi | CoinGape – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on US Congress Calls for Facebook to Halt Cryptocurrency Project, Libra)
Why Does Everyone Hate Modern Money Theory?
L. Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Why Does Everyone Hate Modern Money Theory?)
The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism
Andy Beckett – The Guardian
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on The New Left Economics: How a Network of Thinkers Is Transforming Capitalism)
Notes on Excessive Wealth Disorder
Paul Krugman | Nobel Economics Laureate – The New York Times
July 1st, 2019 ( 2 Comments »)
From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 1)
Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 1))
From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 2)
Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on From Shahs to the CIA: The History of Western Intervention in Iran (Part 2))
Shifting the Paradigm to a Maternal Gift Economy
Genevieve Vaughan | Gift Economy – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Shifting the Paradigm to a Maternal Gift Economy)
Why Credit Rating Agencies Are Still Getting Away with Bad Behaviour
Misheck Mutize – The Conversation
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Why Credit Rating Agencies Are Still Getting Away with Bad Behaviour)
Tax Bads, Not Goods
L. Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Tax Bads, Not Goods)
‘Socialism for the Rich’: The Evils of Bad Economics
Jonathan Aldred – The Guardian
June 10th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
These Are the Banks and Financial Institutions Investing $748 Billion in Nuclear Weapon Producers
ICAN – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on These Are the Banks and Financial Institutions Investing $748 Billion in Nuclear Weapon Producers)
Modern Money Theory: The Basics
L. Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Modern Money Theory: The Basics)
After Neoliberalism
Joseph E. Stiglitz | Nobel Laureate Economic Sciences – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
The Perils of Financialization
Lyndsey Jefferson and Matthew Oxenford | Chatham House – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Perils of Financialization)
Big Pharma and Organized Crime–They Are More Similar than You May Think
Carolanne Wright | Wake up World – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Big Pharma and Organized Crime–They Are More Similar than You May Think)
Creationism versus Redemptionism: How a Money-Issuer Really Lends and Spends
L. Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Creationism versus Redemptionism: How a Money-Issuer Really Lends and Spends)
Washington’s Huawei Hypocrisy… US Government Is Instrument of American Corporations
Finian Cunningham – RT
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Washington’s Huawei Hypocrisy… US Government Is Instrument of American Corporations)
Modern Monetary Realism
James K. Galbraith | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Modern Monetary Realism)
How to Pay for the War
L. Randall Wray | New Economic Perspectives – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on How to Pay for the War)
Raw Ivory Sales: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia Call for End to Ban
Nyasha Chingono – The Guardian
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Raw Ivory Sales: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia Call for End to Ban)
Economic Sanctions as Collective Punishment: The Case of Venezuela
Mark Weisbrot and Jeffrey Sachs | CEPR-Center for Economic and Policy Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Economic Sanctions as Collective Punishment: The Case of Venezuela)
Banking on the People: Democratizing Money in the Digital Age
Ellen Brown | Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Banking on the People: Democratizing Money in the Digital Age)
98.3% of Ghana’s Gold Remains in the Hands of Multinational Corporations
Celina della Croce | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 98.3% of Ghana’s Gold Remains in the Hands of Multinational Corporations)
US Sanctions Have Cost Venezuelan Economy $130 Billion
Countercurrents Team – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on US Sanctions Have Cost Venezuelan Economy $130 Billion)
Report Finds US Sanctions on Venezuela Are Responsible for Tens of Thousands of Deaths
CEPR-Center for Economic and Policy Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Report Finds US Sanctions on Venezuela Are Responsible for Tens of Thousands of Deaths)
Corporations Are Funding Health and Nutrition Research – Here’s Why You Should Be Worried
Sarah Steele and Lejla Sarcevic – The Conversation
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Corporations Are Funding Health and Nutrition Research – Here’s Why You Should Be Worried)
These Are the Pitfalls of a Cash-Free Society
Rosamond Hutt | World Economic Forum – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on These Are the Pitfalls of a Cash-Free Society)
The Dawn of the Dependence Economy: Your Attention Was Never the Endgame
Jesse Weaver | One Zero – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Dawn of the Dependence Economy: Your Attention Was Never the Endgame)
Decadent “Western Community of Values”. Human Trafficking and Sex Slavery
Dr. Rudolf Hänsel – Global Research
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Decadent “Western Community of Values”. Human Trafficking and Sex Slavery)
We Already Know Who Will Win the War in Libya – Western Arms Dealers
Paul Rogers | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on We Already Know Who Will Win the War in Libya – Western Arms Dealers)
Flood-Hit Iran Getting No Financial Aid from Abroad Because of US Sanctions
Middle East Eye – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Flood-Hit Iran Getting No Financial Aid from Abroad Because of US Sanctions)
Social Wealth Fund
Adam Simpson | The Next System Project – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Social Wealth Fund)
Failed Economics
Rex Weyler | Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Failed Economics)
Bloomberg Billionaires Index
Bloomberg News – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Bloomberg Billionaires Index)
Evolutionary Economics and the Question of Corporate Power
Matti Ylönen | E-IR – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Evolutionary Economics and the Question of Corporate Power)
Wealth Concentration Drives a New Global Imperialism
Peter Phillips – Global Research
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Wealth Concentration Drives a New Global Imperialism)
Blood Money: Meet the Top 20 Companies Profiting from Endless War
Elias Marat | The Mind Unleash – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Blood Money: Meet the Top 20 Companies Profiting from Endless War)
Neoliberalism – The Ideology at the Root of All Our Problems
George Monbiot – The Guardian
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Neoliberalism – The Ideology at the Root of All Our Problems)
The “Parties” Are Enjoyed by the Wealthy, Not by Popular Sectors
Roberto Sansón Mizrahi | Opinion Sur – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The “Parties” Are Enjoyed by the Wealthy, Not by Popular Sectors)
The Magic of Bankers
Rudo de Ruijter | Court Fool – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Magic of Bankers)
US Media Ignore—and Applaud—Economic War on Venezuela
Gregory Shupak | Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on US Media Ignore—and Applaud—Economic War on Venezuela)
Leaked WikiLeaks Doc Reveals US Military Use of IMF, World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons
Whitney Webb – MintPress News
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Leaked WikiLeaks Doc Reveals US Military Use of IMF, World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons)
US Sanctions as a Tool to Perpetuate Neocolonialism
Nauman Sadiq – Global Research
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on US Sanctions as a Tool to Perpetuate Neocolonialism)
UN Rapporteur: US Sanctions against Venezuela Causing Economic and Humanitarian Crisis
Irish Examiner – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Rapporteur: US Sanctions against Venezuela Causing Economic and Humanitarian Crisis)
Mystery of the Venezuelan Gold: Bank of England Is Independent of UK Govt – But Not of Foreign Govt
George Galloway – RT
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Mystery of the Venezuelan Gold: Bank of England Is Independent of UK Govt – But Not of Foreign Govt)
Sanctions of Mass Destruction: America’s War on Venezuela
Garikai Chengu – Global Research
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Sanctions of Mass Destruction: America’s War on Venezuela)
The Private Wealth within Nations, Now and in the Future
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Private Wealth within Nations, Now and in the Future)
Privatization Is at Core of Fascism
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Privatization Is at Core of Fascism)
How Bill Browder Became Russia’s Most Wanted Man
Joshua Yaffa – The New Yorker
January 28th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Response to US Global Bullying: Iran, India Ditch Dollar to Continue Trading Oil despite Sanctions
Darius Shahtahmasebi – RT
January 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Response to US Global Bullying: Iran, India Ditch Dollar to Continue Trading Oil despite Sanctions)
Progressive Tax with Examples
Kimberly Amadeo | The Balance – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Progressive Tax with Examples)
Why It’s so Hard for Most Countries to Be Economically Independent from the West—Look No Further than Brazil
Justin Podur | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Why It’s so Hard for Most Countries to Be Economically Independent from the West—Look No Further than Brazil)
The Turn towards a Global Police State is Structurally Rooted in Capitalism’s Achilles Heel
William I. Robinson | Films for Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Turn towards a Global Police State is Structurally Rooted in Capitalism’s Achilles Heel)
China – A New Philosophy of Economics
Peter Koenig | Journal NEO – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Unhinged GDP Growth Could Actually Destroy the Economy, Economists Find
Kate Aronoff – The Intercept
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Unhinged GDP Growth Could Actually Destroy the Economy, Economists Find)
American Executives: Election of Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil Is a “Bullish Opportunity for Us”
Zaid Jilani and Lee Fang – The Intercept
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on American Executives: Election of Far-Right Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil Is a “Bullish Opportunity for Us”)
Comparing Cryptocurrency against the Entire World’s Wealth in One Graph
Raul Amoros | Howmuch – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Comparing Cryptocurrency against the Entire World’s Wealth in One Graph)
Conjuring Up the Next Depression
Chris Hedges – Truthdig
September 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Conjuring Up the Next Depression)
The Real Goldfinger: The London Banker Who Broke the World
Oliver Bullough – The Guardian
September 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Real Goldfinger: The London Banker Who Broke the World)
Cyber Risks, the Achilles’ Heel of Cashless Economies
William Davis – Global Research
September 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Cyber Risks, the Achilles’ Heel of Cashless Economies)
World Is Drowning in Debt and It Spells Disaster for Everyone
Darius Shahtahmasebi – RT
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on World Is Drowning in Debt and It Spells Disaster for Everyone)
Forget about GDP: It’s Time for a Wellbeing Economy
Kate Pickett | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Forget about GDP: It’s Time for a Wellbeing Economy)
America’s Militarized Economy
Eric Zuesse – The Unz Review
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on America’s Militarized Economy)
The ‘Gig Economy’ Is the New Term for Serfdom
Chris Hedges | Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The ‘Gig Economy’ Is the New Term for Serfdom)
Venezuela’s Monetary Revolution Vis-à-vis Economic Sanctions
Nino Pagliccia – Global Research
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Venezuela’s Monetary Revolution Vis-à-vis Economic Sanctions)
Ethiopia: Women Run Co-Ops, UN Collaboration Yields Good Harvest, Rural Savings
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ethiopia: Women Run Co-Ops, UN Collaboration Yields Good Harvest, Rural Savings)
Peace as the Business of the Future
Sawssan Abou-Zahr | Peace Insight – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Peace as the Business of the Future)
Liberal Totalitarianism
Yanis Varoufakis – Project Syndicate
May 14th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Liberal Totalitarianism)
The Underworld of Banksters
Gary Brumback | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 7th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Underworld of Banksters)
Defence Stocks Plummet amid Threats of Peace Breaking Out on Korean Peninsula
New Matilda – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 7th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Defence Stocks Plummet amid Threats of Peace Breaking Out on Korean Peninsula)
What Is Bitcoin? Here’s What You Need to Know
Julian Goldie | King Passive – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Is Bitcoin? Here’s What You Need to Know)
What Is Bitcoin? Everything You Need to Know about Bitcoin, Explained
Daniel Frumkin – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Is Bitcoin? Everything You Need to Know about Bitcoin, Explained)
Economic Nationalism Is Not Compatible with Globalized Economic Interdependence
Kedar Neupane – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Economic Nationalism Is Not Compatible with Globalized Economic Interdependence)
Is Bitcoin a True Anti-War Currency?
Wendy McElroy | Bitcoin News – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is Bitcoin a True Anti-War Currency?)
Signaling More Independence from the US, the World Bank Phases Out Its Support for Fossil Fuels
Jason Kirk – The Conversation
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Signaling More Independence from the US, the World Bank Phases Out Its Support for Fossil Fuels)
Runaway Train towards Full Digitization of Money and Labor
Peter Koenig | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 1st, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
If You Don’t Own any Bitcoin, Read This
Adam Taggart | Peak Prosperity – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on If You Don’t Own any Bitcoin, Read This)
Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Local Currencies
Tad Montgomery | Resilience – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Local Currencies)
Nestlé Makes Billions Bottling Water It Pays Nearly Nothing For
Caroline Winter | Bloomberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 25th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Nestlé Makes Billions Bottling Water It Pays Nearly Nothing For)
Financialization and the Destruction of the Real Economy
Charles Hugh Smith – Activist Post
September 25th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Financialization and the Destruction of the Real Economy)
Venezuela Reports Oil Prices in Chinese Currency, Shunning the ‘Tyranny of the Dollar’
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Venezuela Reports Oil Prices in Chinese Currency, Shunning the ‘Tyranny of the Dollar’)
Clarifying Gandhi: POTUS, Rutherford, and Gandhi on Moral Economics
P.K. Wiilley, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Clarifying Gandhi: POTUS, Rutherford, and Gandhi on Moral Economics)
The Perfect Robbery, the Cashless Society
Samantha King – Activist Post
August 28th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Perfect Robbery, the Cashless Society)
Quantitative Easing for Wealth Redistribution
Jomo Kwame Sundaram – Inter Press Service-IPS
August 28th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Quantitative Easing for Wealth Redistribution)
How Capitalist Banks Are Creating the Next Financial Crisis
Jack Rasmus – teleSUR
August 21st, 2017 ( Comments Off on How Capitalist Banks Are Creating the Next Financial Crisis)
The Surprising Economic Benefits of Peace
Mohib Iqbal and Daniel Hyslop | Vision of Humanity – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 31st, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Surprising Economic Benefits of Peace)
China Seeks to Export Its Green Finance Model to the World
Daniel Gutman – Inter Press Service-IPS
July 31st, 2017 ( Comments Off on China Seeks to Export Its Green Finance Model to the World)
How Economics Became a Religion
John Rapley – The Guardian
July 17th, 2017 ( Comments Off on How Economics Became a Religion)
Yanis Varoufakis: A New Deal for the 21st Century
Yanis Varoufakis – The New York Times
July 10th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Yanis Varoufakis: A New Deal for the 21st Century)
How Boring Old Pension Funds Might Curb Global Warming
Nick Stockton | Wired – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 22nd, 2017 ( Comments Off on How Boring Old Pension Funds Might Curb Global Warming)
The Delusion of Microfinance
Moin Qazi – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Delusion of Microfinance)
Washington Rules Change, Again
Jomo Kwame Sundaram – Inter Press Service-IPS
February 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Washington Rules Change, Again)
The Global War on Cash
Jeff Desjardins | The Money Project – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 30th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Global War on Cash)
[Obscene, Pornographic] World’s Richest 8–All Men–as Wealthy as Half of Humanity: Oxfam
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 30th, 2017 ( Comments Off on [Obscene, Pornographic] World’s Richest 8–All Men–as Wealthy as Half of Humanity: Oxfam)
An Economy for the 99%
Oxfam - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 23rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on An Economy for the 99%)
Central Bank Digital Currencies: A Revolution in Banking?
Ellen Brown | Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Central Bank Digital Currencies: A Revolution in Banking?)
Have Big Banks Gotten Safer?
Natasha Sarin and Lawrence H. Summers | Harvard, Brookings Institution – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Have Big Banks Gotten Safer?)
The Looming Financial Crisis Nobody Is Talking About, but Should Be
Shaun Bradley | Activist Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 8th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Looming Financial Crisis Nobody Is Talking About, but Should Be)
New Panama Papers: Secret Offshore Deals Deprive Africa of Billions in Natural Resource Dollars
Will Fitzgibbon - The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
August 1st, 2016 ( Comments Off on New Panama Papers: Secret Offshore Deals Deprive Africa of Billions in Natural Resource Dollars)
The Pernicious Myth of Perpetual Economic Growth
Glen Barry – Dissident Voice
May 23rd, 2016 ( Comments Off on The Pernicious Myth of Perpetual Economic Growth)
The War on Savings: The Panama Papers, Bail-Ins, and the Push to Go Cashless
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 11th, 2016 ( Comments Off on The War on Savings: The Panama Papers, Bail-Ins, and the Push to Go Cashless)
For the Love of Money: Wall Street’s Money Addiction
Sam Polk – International New York Times
February 8th, 2016 ( 1 Comment »)
Nonprofits: Beware the Hand That Feeds
Auset Marian Lewis - TeleSur
January 25th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Nonprofits: Beware the Hand That Feeds)
International Monetary Fund’s Rogues Gallery: Crooks, Rapists and Swindlers
Prof. James Petras – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 4th, 2016 ( Comments Off on International Monetary Fund’s Rogues Gallery: Crooks, Rapists and Swindlers)
Reinventing Banking: From Russia to Iceland to Ecuador
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 14th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Reinventing Banking: From Russia to Iceland to Ecuador)
Is GDP Over?
Sam Pizzigati, Institute of Policy Studies – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 2nd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Is GDP Over?)
A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part I)
Devon Douglas-Bowers, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part I))
A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part II)
Devon Douglas-Bowers, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part II))
A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part III)
Devon Douglas-Bowers, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Bank to Rule Them All: Exposing the Bank for International Settlements (Part III))
Economic Theory and Community Development – An Exercise in Applied Philosophy
Prof. Howard Richards – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Economic Theory and Community Development – An Exercise in Applied Philosophy)
Meet the Secretive Committees That Run the Global Economy
Andrew Gavin Marshall, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Meet the Secretive Committees That Run the Global Economy)
#GlobalGoals? The Truth about Poverty and How to Address It
Rajesh Makwana, Share The World’s Resources – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on #GlobalGoals? The Truth about Poverty and How to Address It)
It’s Not the Chinese Economy That’s on Life Support
Martin Jacques – The Guardian
September 21st, 2015 ( Comments Off on It’s Not the Chinese Economy That’s on Life Support)
Sanctioned Terrorism
Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich – Foreign Policy Journal
September 14th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Sanctioned Terrorism)
From Greece to Spain to Britain: National Debt Audits Are Challenging Austerity
Steve Rushton, Occupy – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2015 ( Comments Off on From Greece to Spain to Britain: National Debt Audits Are Challenging Austerity)
Crisis, Emergency Measures and Failure of the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System: The Case of Argentina
Federico Lavopa, IPS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 17th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Crisis, Emergency Measures and Failure of the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System: The Case of Argentina)
The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion)
Death by Debt in Greece: My Response to the German Finance Ministry
Jeffrey Sachs - Süddeutsche Zeitung
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Death by Debt in Greece: My Response to the German Finance Ministry)
EU’s Greek Debt Austerity Plan Rejected by the IMF
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on EU’s Greek Debt Austerity Plan Rejected by the IMF)
BRICS Bank’s 1st Loan to Be Issued in Yuan Not Dollars
The BRICS Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on BRICS Bank’s 1st Loan to Be Issued in Yuan Not Dollars)
JPMorgan Chase Closes at All-Time High – As Financial Crises Sprout Like ‘08
Pam Martens and Russ Martens, Wall Street on Parade – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on JPMorgan Chase Closes at All-Time High – As Financial Crises Sprout Like ‘08)
(Français) Chronique de mots pervers : le “capital humain”
Elisabeth Beague, Investig’Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2015 ( Comments Off on (Français) Chronique de mots pervers : le “capital humain”)
Third Industrial Revolution: In 10 Years, the Cumbersome Great Banks Will Have Disappeared
GEAB-Global Europe Anticipation Bulletin – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Third Industrial Revolution: In 10 Years, the Cumbersome Great Banks Will Have Disappeared)
How Goldman Sachs Profited from the Greek Debt Crisis
Robert B. Reich – The Nation
July 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on How Goldman Sachs Profited from the Greek Debt Crisis)
Grexit or Jubilee? How Greek Debt Can Be Annulled
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Grexit or Jubilee? How Greek Debt Can Be Annulled)
Agency to Enslave Greeks Is Established
Eric Zuesse – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Agency to Enslave Greeks Is Established)
“Guerrilla Warfare against a Hegemonic Power”: The Challenge and Promise of Greece
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on “Guerrilla Warfare against a Hegemonic Power”: The Challenge and Promise of Greece)
Greece Says “NO MORE” to Austerity and Their Global Loan Shark Predators Are Pouting about It
Gary G. Kohls, MD – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Greece Says “NO MORE” to Austerity and Their Global Loan Shark Predators Are Pouting about It)
Who Is to Blame for Greek Crisis? Goldman Sachs Takes Heat
Sputinik News – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Who Is to Blame for Greek Crisis? Goldman Sachs Takes Heat)
Angela Merkel Has a Red and a Yellow Button. One Ends the Crisis. Which Does She Push?
Yanis Varoufakis – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Angela Merkel Has a Red and a Yellow Button. One Ends the Crisis. Which Does She Push?)
Fast-tracking TiSA: Stealth Block to Monetary Reform
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 15th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Fast-tracking TiSA: Stealth Block to Monetary Reform)
Trade Agreements like TISA, TPP and TTIP Will Sideline National Laws, WikiLeaks Says
Hazel Sheffield – The Independent
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Trade Agreements like TISA, TPP and TTIP Will Sideline National Laws, WikiLeaks Says)
WikiLeaks Releases Documents Related to Controversial US Trade Pact
Sam Thielman in New York and Phillip Inman in London – The Guardian
June 8th, 2015 ( Comments Off on WikiLeaks Releases Documents Related to Controversial US Trade Pact)
Why Does Greece Not Simply Default?
Jérôme Roos - TeleSur
June 1st, 2015 ( Comments Off on Why Does Greece Not Simply Default?)
Pain versus Gain: Argentina, Greece, and Paul Volcker
Center for Economic and Policy Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Pain versus Gain: Argentina, Greece, and Paul Volcker)
The Harm of Regulatory Disharmony in Global Finance
Howard Davies – Project Syndicate
April 20th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Harm of Regulatory Disharmony in Global Finance)
Presidents, Bankers, the Neo-Cold War and the World Bank
Nomi Prins – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 30th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Presidents, Bankers, the Neo-Cold War and the World Bank)
China’s Trial-and-Error Economy
Andrew Sheng and Xiao Geng – Project Syndicate
March 30th, 2015 ( Comments Off on China’s Trial-and-Error Economy)
Why Europe Defies the US to Join a China-Led Bank
Gabriel Domínguez – Deutsche Welle
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Why Europe Defies the US to Join a China-Led Bank)
Switzerland, Luxembourg Apply for China-Led Infrastructure Bank
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Switzerland, Luxembourg Apply for China-Led Infrastructure Bank)
The “Naturalness” of the Commons
David de Ugarte – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on The “Naturalness” of the Commons)
From Basic Income to Social Dividends: Sharing the Value of Common Resources
Rajesh Makwana, Sharing the World’s Resources – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on From Basic Income to Social Dividends: Sharing the Value of Common Resources)
The ECB’s Noose around Greece: How Central Banks Harness Governments
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The ECB’s Noose around Greece: How Central Banks Harness Governments)
The Time for a New Economics Is at Hand
Julie Matthaei – Al Jazeera America
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The Time for a New Economics Is at Hand)
UK Snubs US to Join China-Led Asian Bank
The BRICS Post – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on UK Snubs US to Join China-Led Asian Bank)
China’s Mega International Payment System Is Ready, Will Launch This Year – Report
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 16th, 2015 ( Comments Off on China’s Mega International Payment System Is Ready, Will Launch This Year – Report)
Russia Creates Its Own Payment System
Ian Welsh – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 23rd, 2015 ( Comments Off on Russia Creates Its Own Payment System)
Financial Markets Celebrate European Central Bank Launch of €1 Trillion Quantitative Easing Program
Nick Beams, WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 26th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Financial Markets Celebrate European Central Bank Launch of €1 Trillion Quantitative Easing Program)
A Population Perspective on the Steady State Economy
Herman Daly – Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy
January 26th, 2015 ( Comments Off on A Population Perspective on the Steady State Economy)
Riyadh’s Oil Play: Why the Kingdom is Keeping Prices Low
Bilal Y. Saab and Robert A. Manning – Foreign Affairs
January 12th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Riyadh’s Oil Play: Why the Kingdom is Keeping Prices Low)
Financial Market Manipulation Is The New Trend: Can It Continue?
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Financial Market Manipulation Is The New Trend: Can It Continue?)
The Oil Coup – US-Saudi Subterfuge Send Stocks and Credit Reeling
Mike Whitney - CounterPunch
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on The Oil Coup – US-Saudi Subterfuge Send Stocks and Credit Reeling)
Russian Roulette: Taxpayers Could Be on the Hook for Trillions in Oil Derivatives
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 22nd, 2014 ( Comments Off on Russian Roulette: Taxpayers Could Be on the Hook for Trillions in Oil Derivatives)
New G20 Rules: Cyprus-style Bail-ins to Hit Depositors AND Pensioners
Ellen Brown - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 8th, 2014 ( Comments Off on New G20 Rules: Cyprus-style Bail-ins to Hit Depositors AND Pensioners)
Russia’s Biggest Bank Launches Financing in Chinese Yuan
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on Russia’s Biggest Bank Launches Financing in Chinese Yuan)
Growth: The Destructive, Insatiable God That Can Never Be Appeased
George Monbiot – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 24th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Growth: The Destructive, Insatiable God That Can Never Be Appeased)
Russia to Launch Alternative to SWIFT Bank Transaction System in Spring 2015
Russia Today – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 17th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Russia to Launch Alternative to SWIFT Bank Transaction System in Spring 2015)
Class Interests as Economic Theory
Ismael Hossein-Zadeh – CounterPunch
November 17th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Class Interests as Economic Theory)
A Global House Of Cards
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 17th, 2014 ( 1 Comment »)
The New Economy versus Today’s Flat Earthers
Eric Zencey – Center for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy
October 20th, 2014 ( Comments Off on The New Economy versus Today’s Flat Earthers)
China Just Overtook the US as the World’s Largest Economy
Mike Bird – Business Insider
October 13th, 2014 ( Comments Off on China Just Overtook the US as the World’s Largest Economy)
Massive New Debt Hides Years of Negative GDP Growth in EU and USA
Jon Hellevig – Oriental Review
October 6th, 2014 ( Comments Off on Massive New Debt Hides Years of Negative GDP Growth in EU and USA)
Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina
Ellen Brown, Web of Debt – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 1st, 2014 ( Comments Off on Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina)