Where Does It All Go?

Posted on by David Gelber

In 1930, the economist John Maynard Keynes published an essay titled ‘Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren’, in which he anticipated how we would spend our time a hundred years ahead. Keynes predicted that future generations would enjoy such an improved standard of living that they might

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The Dastardly Science?

Posted on by David Gelber

Blimey. If you believe Jonathan Aldred’s book, we economists have an awful lot to answer for: Volkswagen cheating on emissions tests; American governments imposing democracy on other countries; loss of confidence in politics and politicians; the belief that it’s moral to be immoral; lack of action on climate change; the ‘fashionable dismissal of almost any […]

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