Articles and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.
The reputation of economics and economists, never high, has been a victim of the crash of 2008.
Ok, time to deal with the elephant in the room: when is one theory better than the other? What is progress in economics?
In response to the walkout staged by students in the intro economics class at Harvard, the Institute launched the syllabus project, 30 Ways to Teach Economics.
You would have thought that to be a “jazz economist” was a good thing. I first imagined a “cool cat” that would entrance the hearts and minds of the populace. Not so.
So, how hard is it to write the history of exceptional figures? Shall we buy film cameras?