Articles and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.


Libertarians and the Vaccine: Give Me Liberty and Give Them Death

Aug 9, 2021

If libertarians wish to maintain their self-centered fixation on their own freedoms without considering others, let them do so — in indefinite quarantine from the rest of us.


Who Can Save Us From Jeff Bezos and Silicon Valley’s Planetary Death Wish?

Jul 30, 2021

The work of feminist thinkers helps illuminate why billionaires seek to solve problems on Earth by blasting into space.


Covid Is Hitting Workers Differently Than the 2008 Financial Crisis

Apr 19, 2021

Unlike the Great Recession, the pandemic has hit women workers harder than men, and disproportionately hurt the job prospects of lower education workers.


How China Is Offering an Alternative to the IMF

Apr 15, 2021

The People’s Bank of China’s network of local currency swap arrangements provide Asian countries with a much-needed safety net, while also strengthening China’s diplomatic position.