Another inspiring intervention on Europe from President Emmanuel Macron. Rich in concrete proposals on common public goods. But does he have any credibility left after domestic missteps? Perhaps the kind of grand "debat" in Europe he proposes can help rebuild trust.
In offering a blueprint for bringing mainstream economics into the twenty-first century, a University of Cambridge economist has unwittingly demonstrated much of what is wrong with the discipline. Ironically, the rediscovery of an earlier generation of Cambridge economists would set things right.
thinks a new attempt to refurbish the discipline suffers from a fatal blind spot.