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Archivio | Luglio, 2016


A conversation with Jürgen Habermas about Brexit

The British had a liberal view of the EU as a free trade area and this was expressed in a policy of enlarging the EU without any simultaneous deepening of co-operation. No Schengen, no euro. The exclusively instrumental attitude of the political elite towards the EU was reflected in the campaign of the Remain camp […]


Razzismo, serve una risposta collettiva

L’uccisione di Emmanuel Chidi Namdi è una violenza razzista ingiustificabile. Per la lotta contro il razzismo abbiamo bisogno di un impegno trasversale che non può risparmiare nessuno


Rediscovering the Importance of functional distribution

Nowadays, both economists and policy makers have rediscovered the importance of income distribution. In a number of recent papers, even the IMF has warned about the risks stemming from increasing inequalities but the recommendations inferred from its standard theoretical approach do not imply any breakthrough in the policy agenda