Section 6: Reading material


Yanis Varoufakis on the economic and political impact of the coronavirus | DiEM25 (15 March 2020)

Reading material:

Daniel Boffey, "Amsterdam to embrace 'doughnut' model to mend post-coronavirus economy", The Guardian, 8 April 2020.

François Bourguignon, World changes in inequality: an overview of facts, causes, consequences and policies, BIS Working Papers, No 654, 07 August 2017.

Esther Duflo, "Field experiments and the practice of policy", Nobel Lecture, 8 December 2019.

International Monetary Fund, Fiscal Monitor: Tackling Inequality, October 2017.

Jonathan M. Harris, Brian Roach and Anne-Marie Codur, The Economics of Global Climate Change, Global Development And Environment Institute, Tufts University, 2015.

Kyrill Hartog, "Interview - Walter Scheidel: 'A shock to the established order can deliver change", The Guardian, 30 April 2020.

Branko Milanovic, Global Inequality: A New Approach for the Age of Globalisation, Belknap Press, 2016.

Thomas Piketty, Le capital au XXIe siècle/Capital in the Twenty-First Century, Seuil/Belknap, 2013/2014. Click here for a slide presentation.

Elinor Ostrom, "Beyond Markets and States: Polycentric Governance of Complex Economic Systems", Nobel Lecture, December 8, 2009.

Jerome H. Powell, "Monetary Policy: Normalization and the Road Ahead", speech at the SIEPR Economic Summit, Stanford Institute of Economic Policy Research, Stanford, California, March 08, 2019.

Nicholas Sowels, "Changes in Official Poverty and Inequality Rates in the Anglophone World in the Age of Neoliberalism", Angles, 15 January 2019.

Streeck, W., "The Crises of Democratic Capitalism", New Left Review 71, Sept Oct 2011

Streeck, W., VIDEO, "Has Capitalism Seen its Day?", Anglo-German Foundation Lecture, at the British Academy, 23 January 2014.

The Stern Review (2006), see the Executive Summary and more if you wish.

World Inequality Report 2018.

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