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


The One-Earth Balance Sheet

Jul 23, 2021

Getting the whole spectrum of governments, academia and civil society to track “natural capital” would help create shared efforts toward solving shared problems like the climate crisis.


Bibliometrics or Peer Review for Research Assessment: Is That the Right Question?

May 6, 2021

A low agreement between bibliometrics and peer review at the level of individual article indicates that metrics should not replace peer review at the level of individual article.


Stock Buybacks Stand in the Way of Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

Apr 7, 2021

Hedge fund managers are pushing American firms to play Wall Street games instead of investing in technologies of the future. China doesn’t have that problem.


Wikipedia’s Deep Ties to Big Tech

Apr 5, 2021

Contrary to its image as a cash-strapped, transparent public service, Wikipedia is a wealthy NGO with close ties to big tech companies that it tries to obscure