Bretton Woods system

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Naked Capitalism
Star Trek or The Matrix? Varoufakis’s Challenge to Neoliberalismto really give the poor much power. Crises came anyway. The Great Depression s
Star Trek or The Matrix? Varoufakis’s Challenge to Neoliberalism
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
to really give the poor much power. Crises came anyway. The Great Depression sufficiently shocked elites into creating the Bretton Woods system, an international financial system predicated on an imperial American role that, together with the... Read more
20d
Channel NewsAsia
US should not surrender global economic leadership: Lewpossible outcome would be to step away from our leadership role and let others
US should not surrender global economic leadership: Lew
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
possible outcome would be to step away from our leadership role and let others fill in behind us." Lew argued that the Bretton Woods system, with its focus on increasing cooperation on trade and financial regulation and on fighting poverty, had... Read more
21d
Zero Hedge
Path to the Great Resettransformed how the economy operates as well. Free market purists, of which I a
Path to the Great Reset
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
transformed how the economy operates as well. Free market purists, of which I am one, can list numerous reasons why the Bretton Woods System was a crony fractional gold standard that was riddled with problems right from the start, but it did... Read more
22d
The Irish Times
Varoufakis returns to give Europe a history lessonWeak Suffer What They Must?, traces the origins of Europe’s crisis to the Unite
Varoufakis returns to give Europe a history lesson
The Irish Times / Posted 22 days ago
Weak Suffer What They Must?, traces the origins of Europe’s crisis to the United States’s decision to pull the plug on the Bretton Woods system in 1971. The system, which had maintained exchange-rate stability since the second World War, had become... Read more
24d
TheStreet.com
Will 'Brexit' lead to a breakup of the European Union?economically, as well as politically. This is not new. The whole post-World Wa
Will 'Brexit' lead to a breakup of the European Union?
TheStreet.com / Posted 24 days ago
economically, as well as politically. This is not new. The whole post-World War II system of international finance, the Bretton Woods system, was based upon the assumption that the countries that were members of this international community... Read more
27d
Aljazeera
The climate change and its impact on democracylargely an indigenous country, this is already happening but it is a microcosm
The climate change and its impact on democracy
Aljazeera / Posted 27 days ago
largely an indigenous country, this is already happening but it is a microcosm of a global trend. We need to replace the Bretton Woods system. They were the first global financial institutions the world ever saw. They fulfilled their mission and... Read more
28d
The New Statesman
Part human, part virus - what do we really know about DNA?answer this and other questions about how the euro was formed, Varoufakis takes
Part human, part virus - what do we really know about DNA?
The New Statesman / Posted 28 days ago
answer this and other questions about how the euro was formed, Varoufakis takes us back to the creation of the Bretton Woods system of fixed exchange rates after the Second World War, and to its architects Harry Dexter White and John... Read more
28d
The New Statesman
Thomas Piketty and Yanis Varoufakis on debt, democracy and the Eurozoneanswer this and other questions about how the euro was formed, Varoufakis takes
Thomas Piketty and Yanis Varoufakis on debt, democracy and the Eurozone
The New Statesman / Posted 28 days ago
answer this and other questions about how the euro was formed, Varoufakis takes us back to the creation of the Bretton Woods system of fixed exchange rates after the Second World War, and to its architects Harry Dexter White and John... Read more

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