How Inequality Leads to Industrial Feudalism

In a society where asset ownership is incredibly unequal, social mobility becomes severely diminished

By Hanna Szymborska and Jan Toporowski

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Our Own Worst Enemy

Tom Nichols, Professor of National Security Affairs, US Naval War College, columnist for USA Today, and contributing writer at The Atlantic, discusses his new book, Our Own Worst Enemy: The Assault from within on Modern Democracy, and how a decline in civic virtue has generated a dangerous illiberalism.

Featuring Tom Nichols and Rob Johnson

In a society where asset ownership is incredibly unequal, social mobility become severely diminished

By Hanna Szymborska and Jan Toporowski

The pandemic and electrification are shaking the foundations of the auto industry

By Margherita Russo, Fabrizio Alboni, Jorge Carreto Sanginés, Manlio De Domenico, Giuseppe Mangioni, Simone Righi, and Annamaria Simonazzi

A tractable formalization of the Knightian uncertainty faced by an economist and market participants in an intertemporal asset-price model.

By Roman Frydman, Søren Johansen, Anders Rahbek, and Morten Tabor

Some cautionary remarks

By Richard A. Rosen

By helping abate the liquidity crisis, incidences of banks becoming insolvent are reduced, and hence moral hazard in its severest form is minimized.

By Jakob Vestergaard and Daniela Gabor

Covid and BLM protests were key to Biden’s victory

By Thomas Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen, and Jie Chen

Dec 10, 2021

Webinars and Events

Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) 4.3 -The Path for India's Climate Transition

The 4th Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) is a virtual, multi-capsule conference series that aims to bring together legal, economic and public policy thinkers to consider a variety of real world issues in India in a holistic manner.

Dec 01, 2021

Webinars and Events

The Paralysis From Above: COP26 and Beyond for the Developing World

For several weeks, representatives of governments across the globe gathered in Glasgow to discuss plans for climate mitigation and adaptation. But the meetings were dominated by representatives of the world’s most advanced economies, often to the detriment of the places where the majority of the world’s population lives: the developing world.

Oct 12, 2021

Webinars and Events

INET Live | Summit on Climate and U.S. China Relations

The pandemic has caused havoc to the world’s health and economy, worsening inequality and disparities already disrupted by geopolitical rivalry, climate change, financialization and technology. Health, wealth and self are entangled in anger over rising inequality and temperatures.

Sep 28, 2021

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INET Live | Just Transition and the Transition to Justice

Scientists have been sounding the alarm for decades about the severe global impact that rising temperatures will have on the environment, economies, and health outcomes, and ultimately humanity’s long-term survival. With disaster after disaster stacking up, the time for action is now.

Sep 21, 2021

Webinars and Events

INET Live | Climate Debates

Scientists have been sounding the alarm for decades about the severe global impact that rising temperatures will have on the environment, economies, health outcomes, and ultimately humanity’s long-term survival. Yet little has been done.

Aug 12, 2021

Webinars and Events

Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) 4.2 - Justice Delivery: New Frontiers

The 4th Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) is a virtual, multi-capsule conference series that aims to bring together legal, economic and public policy thinkers to consider a variety of real world issues in India in a holistic manner.