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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:

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Earth from space
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    The Colonisation of Political Economy as a Subject Field and its Reduction to Finance
    28th February 2020
    Economics, Ragged Podcasts
    This is the first part of a series of essays which lays out an...
  • I Daniel Blake
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    Podcast and Annotated Transcript: I Daniel Blake - The Benefit Cuts Debate with Jeane Freeman MSP Social Security Minister, Paul Laverty Screenwriter, and others
    3rd December 2016
    Citizen Journalism, Economics, Poverty, Sociology
    “I am not a client, a customer nor a service user. I am not...
  • paper houses
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    The Banking Game: Literature Review Part One by Doreen Soutar
    14th August 2014
    Economics
    Contrary to many claims at the time, there is a considerable literature prior to...
  • Income Inequality
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    The Environmental and Social Costs of Inequality by Benjamin Irvine
    31st August 2014
    Economics, Poverty
    In the 10 years to 2008 the top 20% of earners in the North...

 

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