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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:

  • Banks
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    The Banking Game: Analysis of the Extinction of the Bank as Trusted Institution by Doreen Soutar
    7th August 2014
    Economics
    The Banking Game: Analysis of the extinction of the bank as trusted institution and...
  • Kermit the frog
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    The Moral Marketplace by Doreen Soutar
    31st October 2015
    Economics
    As Kermit famously said, it’s not easy being green. And ironically, as ethical consumption...
  • 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...
  • enthnocentricism
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    Ethnocentrism and Country of Origin Effects: Introduction by Doreen Soutar
    4th June 2014
    Economics
    Ethnocentrism and Country of Origin Effects: Introduction and Literature Review by Doreen Soutar Overview Being able...
  • 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...

 

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