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The Chart that Scares the 1% the Most by Tyler Durden

I really liked this article and chart by Tyler Durden from Real World Economics at http://rwer.wordpress.com/2012/06/21/the-chart-that-scares-the-1-the-most/ It shows the correlation between the economy and how many people have to be put in jail to keep a lid on things in … Continue reading

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Inequality and Economic Instability

I have always had the view that very unequal societies are inherently unstable: both politically and economically. And now here is of all things an IMF economist Michael Kumhof agreeing with me; sorry it’s a bit long but hey we … Continue reading

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A More Equal Christmas to All Our Readers: Occupy the Future!

I can’t think of a better article to post on Christmas Day than this piece via 3 Quarks Daily from Nobel Prize winning economist Kenneth Arrow.  Economics and Inequality Kenneth Arrow This article is part of Occupy the Future, a forum … Continue reading

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