Economics, Politics

FT: America Has Chosen To Be Normal (Again)

For those of you who missed it, Robert Kagan of Brookings wrote an interesting piece in the FT recently, arguing that in electing Donal Trump American has chosen to abandon its global role and to become a “normal” country. In his view, normal simply means a nation more focused on its own interests that in maintaining a global […]

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Economics

Munk Debates: Economic Inequality

On May 30, Munk Debates will present a debate on the proposition that the rich should be taxed more. From their web site: How should advanced countries respond to growing income inequality? For some the answer is obvious: redistribute the wealth of the top income earners who have enjoyed, for almost a generation, the lion’s […]

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