Basic Income Basics

July 14, 2017 An interview with Elaine Power by the North York Harvest Food Bank There has been quite a lot of talk about basic income lately in the news.  A basic income is a guarantee to Canadian families and individuals that they will be able to meet a minimum income level regardless of employment … Continue reading Basic Income Basics

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Seven ways to think like a 21st century economist

Credit: https://www.kateraworth.com. by Kate Raworth No one can deny it: economics matters. Its theories are the mother tongue of public policy, the rationale for multi-billion-dollar investments, and the tools used to tackle global poverty and manage our planetary home. Pity then that its fundamental ideas are centuries out of date yet still dominate decision-making for … Continue reading Seven ways to think like a 21st century economist