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More on Argentina, the Vulture Funds, and the Sanctity of Contracts

Matias Vernengo So the Argentine government decided to negotiate with the Vulture Funds to avoid a default, which is eminent if no agreement is reached, well, basically today [June 30]. This is not necessarily bad news, given the potential consequences … Continue reading

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More Finance, More Growth? More Finance, More Crises?

By Simon Sturn and Gerald Epstein A large body of cross-country time-series literature shows that financial development—predominantly measured by private credit as a percent of GDP—fuels growth. But, in light of the many recent episodes of finance driven crisis, these … Continue reading

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LA 2017 “The Name of the Game” …item 1c.. Cult TV Review (Friday, October 04, 2013) — “Freedom is always relative to the needs of the community.” …item 2.. FSU News – Building our own legacy (Dec. 8, 2013) — to become more “ordinary” people. …

LA 2017 “The Name of the Game” …item 1c.. Cult TV Review (Friday, October 04, 2013) — “Freedom is always relative to the needs of the community.” …item 2.. FSU News – Building our own legacy (Dec. 8, 2013) — … Continue reading

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Taking it to the (Position) Limits One More Time

Jennifer Clapp One of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) most colorful commissioners, Bart Chilton, announced last week that he is stepping down soon. Chilton, one of the few commissioners at the CFTC with agricultural experience, has been a rock-n-roll … Continue reading

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The Emerging Left in the “Emerging” World: More Threads

Editors’ note:  This is the third part (of four) of “The Emerging Left in the ‘Emerging’ World,” by Triple Crisis founding contributor Jayati Ghosh, originally delivered in 2012 as part of the Ralph Miliband Lecture Series at the London School … Continue reading

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20 ways to become more self-sufficient before ‘the crunch’ arrives

One thing you don’t want to be during the coming “crunch” — a polite word for “collapse” — is dependent on the system. The more you can take care of yourself, the better off you’ll be physically, financially, emotionally and … Continue reading

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