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The Rich, the Camel and the Eye of the Needle

I liked this piece from Susan Feiner in today’s Real World Economics, a great source of reality based economics that is trying to undo the Chicago School madness of recent decades. See http://rwer.wordpress.com/2012/07/17/and-the-rich-get-richer/ A camel and a rich man walked into … Continue reading

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America is no longer a land of opportunity

This interesting article by Nobel Prize Winning economist Joseph Stiglitz might throw some more light on the continuing discussion on this blog on the topic of US income inequality and its causes and consequences. See it at: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/56c7e518-bc8f-11e1-a111-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1yrLZIHc5 US inequality is … Continue reading

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Social Power and Morality by Michael Lewis via Dan Ariely

I like the work of Dan Ariely and also of Michael Lewis and so this story really appealed to me as it shows in a social psychology experiment how our self appointed elite feels entitled to simply take a disproportionate … Continue reading

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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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Republican Strategy on Education

Some great things coming out of this site:  http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.163732533661100.33843.162657530435267&type=3

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Mohandas Gandhi’s (1869-1948) Top Ten Conflict Tips

My friend Natasa just posted this, and I thought it fitted our Top Ten Conflict Tips quite well: Mohandas Gandhi’s Top Ten Conflict Tips; though they also help in changing the world, which is what our conflict approach is all … Continue reading

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John Maynard Keynes: Top Ten Conflict Tips

I thought it high time we had one of our Top Ten Conflict Tips from another great thinker, the economist John Maynard Keynes (1883-1946). He is famous I guess for demonstrating that markets aren’t self regulating, that irrational expectations often … Continue reading

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