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A Radar for Common Sense

Our Renegade Economists radio show is celebrating its 500th show next week. Here are some recent highlights: The International Union for Land Value Taxation’s Alanna Hartzok discusses the political implications of a world unable to comprehend the onslaught of...

Australia’s real lifters and leaners

by Philip Soos When the infamous duo of Abbott and Hockey came to power in 2013, they embarked upon a polarising rhetoric of “lifters” versus “leaners” separating Australians into one of two camps. The split was a simple one: those who earn and...

Currency Cold War Breakout

In other news, our colleague Michael Hudson (who will appear on next week’s Renegade Economists radio show) provides his unique insight into geo-politics. Cross-posted from his site:   On December 8, the IMF’s Chief Spokesman Gerry Rice sent a note saying:...

Rating System Undermined

Have u signed up to our Evolving Economics Enews yet? Subscribe here. If you are already a subscriber and noticed some of the links were missing in ‘The Private Earth’ section, they’ve been fixed below so you can connect to the interview with Michael...

Think Tank Times

Think Tanks Blow Public Opinion: Prof Michael Hudson on the most influential US think tanks by Renegadeeconomists on Mixcloud Subscribe to the weekly Renegade Economists podcast Transcript Renegade Economists October 1, 2014: DOUBLETHINK TANKS, TAR SANDS, WATER &...

Trade Advantage Replaced by Rent Extraction

This interview has gone viral with over a dozen sites posting it, including Naked Capitalism, Truth Out and Max Keiser. Prof Michael Hudson was interviewed on the Renegade Economists radio/ podcast entitled Crony Competition on the road to Unearned Income: Hudson...