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January/February 2014

Available only in the print edition:


  • euro note cut by scissors

    Eurozone Balanced-Budget Disaster

    By Philip Arestis and Malcolm Sawyer

    On fiscal policy, one size does not fit all. | Order this issue or subscribe.

  • euro note cut by scissors

    Pension-Busting in the Midwest

    By Katherine Sciacchitano and Ron Baiman

    The Pension-Busters’ Playbook in Detroit, and Illinois’ New Class-Based Math | Order this issue or subscribe.

the regulars

  • editorial note Keep Making Sense
  • the short run
  • cartoon All You Need Is Marriage!
  • active culture First Nations Fight Gas Giant in New Brunswick
  • comment The Rise of the Global Billionaires
  • in review Ellen Brown,
    The Public Bank Solution