The Post-Covid Global Economy: Could Negative Supply Shocks Disrupt Other Fragile Systems?
Jan 26, 2023
Possible repercussions of economic crisis on the stability of democracies that already show significant signs of fragility
What Next for the Post Covid Global Economy: Could Negative Supply Shocks Disrupt Other Fragile Systems?
The principal threat to economic stability currently is the overhang of debt, both private and public.
How Corporations “Get Away With Murder” to Inflate Prices on Rent, Food, and Electricity
Oct 19, 2022
Antitrust expert Hal Singer shows how big businesses in certain industries are taking advantage of inflation worries to jack up prices far beyond their cost increases, all the while raking in robber-baron profits.
How Economics Found Science …and Lost its Subject Matter
Apr 27, 2022
Re-evaluating the “equality-efficiency” trade-off
What is Work?
Jun 10, 2020
What counts as work and what doesn’t?
Working Paper Series
Big Tech Acquisitions and the Potential Competition Doctrine: The Case of Facebook
How antitrust law is ill-equipped to address tech mergers
Antitrust and the Consumer Welfare Standard
Jul 16, 2019
The Chicago School has long used bankrupt assumptions to strangle antitrust policy
Working Paper Series
American Gothic: How Chicago Economics Distorts “Consumer Welfare” in Antitrust
The Chicago School has long used bankrupt assumptions to strangle antitrust policy.
Commission on Global Economic Transformation
Chaired by Nobel laureates Joseph Stiglitz and Michael Spence, INET has assembled a global team of leaders and scholars calling for new thinking & new rules for the world economy
The End of American Exceptionalism
Oct 3, 2018
“We don’t look after each other at all,” says Jeffrey Sachs on America today
Reproducibility Crisis Reaches All Randomised Controlled Trials
Jul 9, 2018
The social and medical sciences depend on randomised control trials – though they face more assumptions and biases than commonly thought.
INET Research in a Stressful Year
Feb 23, 2018
In the face of laissez-faire capitalism at home and resurgent nationalism across the globe, INET offers an innovative look at the causes of—and solutions for—the problems that ail a fissuring world economy.
Is Slow Growth the “New Normal”?Conference
If So, What Are the Policy Solutions?
Hosted by Secular Stagnation
Dec 15, 2017
Distinguished Scholars Including Larry Summers and Adair Turner Present Evidence of the Trend and Policy Solutions
World Economic RoundtableDiscussion
Explaining a Decade of Stagnation: Where Do We Go From Here?
Dec 14, 2017
The World Economic Roundtable seeks to help the business, investment, and policy communities understand ongoing changes in the world economy and to promote a discussion of ideas that can advance the goal of a widely shared global prosperity.
China’s International Economic Strategy
Nov 21, 2017 | 04:00—05:30
The Implications of Xi’s Belt and Road Initiative for China and the World Economy