Articles and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.
The Fed is taking an aggressive approach to put out the economic fires of the pandemic. But it needs to allow for flexibility as some business models irreparably change.
Fatima Denton: Governments must accelerate a plan for a diversified economy, an exit from fossil fuels, and shift towards a green transition
An interview with Dr Fatima Denton, Director of the United Nations University – Institute for Natural Resources in Africa, for INET’s series on COVID-19 and Africa
Economist Darrick Hamilton explains why confronting the racial wealth gap is the only way to address 400 years of discrimination.
To able to deal with these consequences, our crisis response now should not lock us in into a permanent state of austerity, greater inequality and heightened vulnerability to future health calamities. New-old social democratic solutions are needed more than ever before.
We find empirical evidence that changes in market sentiment drive unforeseeable change in how stock returns unfold over time, thereby engendering Knightian uncertainty.
Contrary to pharmaceutical company claims, revenue from high insulin prices are going to shareholders, not R&D
Incomes Destroyed at the Bottom, Profits Supported at the Top