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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:

  • Creation of Bubbles
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    The Manipulation and Distortion of The Stockmarket
    23rd September 2014
    Economics
    What I look at in this article is how equitable the market place is...
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    Corporate MOTing: Hints and Tips on Interpreting Business Reportage Part Three: SWOTS, PESTS, and CSR by Doreen Soutar
    26th August 2016
    Economics
    So welcome to part three. A quick recap on the first two parts: if...
  • The Corporation
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    The Corporation: Public Discussion on the Film
    3rd June 2015
    Economics
    Over the last two film and curry nights at Serenity Cafe in Edinburgh, we...
  • purchasing
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    Ethnocentrism and Country of Origin Effects: The Process of Purchasing by Doreen Soutar
    17th June 2014
    Economics
    The early models of purchasing behaviour were developed in the 1970s, and were informed...
  • Sir Humphrey Chetham
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    Is Economics a Dismal Science?
    15th February 2011
    About Ragged, Economics
    A famous quote is that of Thomas Carlyle stating economics as the dismal science....
  • Royal Society
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    Invisible Colleges and Owning Our Common Intellectual Heritage
    6th January 2015
    About Ragged, Economics, Education
    The 17th century holds an important history in the development of thought.  It saw...

 

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