Our latest event, What Economics is Missing, is now live.
Click the link below for opening remarks from Dani Rodrik, followed by a discussion among Ashwini Deshpande, Raquel Fernández, Minouche Shafik, and Vera Songwe on how to achieve inclusivity in economics.
Economic revolutions often bring profound social change, affecting everything from jobs to family size. With the digital revolution now in full swing, humanity must recommit to building more ethical machines, or face a future in which our technologies undermine basic values like human rights and civil liberties.
says more ethical technology is essential to prevent the digital revolution from enslaving us.
The banking system we take for granted is unfixable. The good news is that we no longer need to rely on any private, rent-seeking, socially destabilizing network of banks, at least not the way we have so far.
shows why the current private system is unfixable – and why we don’t need to tolerate it anymore.
Like Vladimir Putin, China's leader is so steeped in a narrative of victimhood and fearful of appearing weak that it is hard to imagine him ever leading China out of the mess he has created. He could well be remembered as the leader who squandered history's most remarkable economic success story.
about the country's increasingly worrisome trajectory, both at home and abroad.
另一方面，现代主义者总是关注新技术的公平性、可问责性和透明性。比如，他们关注自动化如何影响劳动力市场。但在这方面，研究也不具有说服力。比如，《麻省理工学院技术评论》（MIT Technology Review）最近比较了考察预期就业损失的19项主要研究的发现，结果表明，对全球“被消灭”岗位数字的预测为180万—20亿不等。
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