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The Ragged University project views economics in sustainable, equitable and local terms. In part it is about exploring what this means and identifying a humanised perspective of people in the ordinary business of everyday life:

  • Intellectual property
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    Intellectual Property: History, Public Domain and Ideas by Alex Dunedin
    14th September 2015
    Economics, Poverty
    The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) refers to the 'products of the mind: inventions,...
  • Waste Hierarchy
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    Podcast: International Waste Management; Crises and Opportunities by David Brown
    2nd May 2015
    Economics, Ragged Podcasts, Sustainability
    Here David Brown, Waste Development David Officer for Derbyshire County Council, gives a talk...
  • Minimum wage
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    Tackling Income Inequality: Local Government Pay Policies by Benjamin Irvine
    17th September 2014
    Economics, Poverty
    Recent Background to Fair Pay in the Public Sector: The Hutton Review of Fair...
  • artisan
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    Business and Community
    13th December 2010
    Economics
    We live in interesting times. When attending a conference on how businesses can become...
  • TTIP
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    Podcast: Polly Jones of the World Development Movement Discusses TTIP
    4th May 2015
    Economics
    This is a podcast of Polly Jones talking about the Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership...
  • Economic regeneration
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    Local Economies and Neighbourhood Renewal
    27th August 2012
    About Ragged, Economics, Project
    The Ragged project is a developing a holistic social model that aims to help...

 

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