A special anniversary report challenging the world’s most dangerous thinking.
Virtually everyone everywhere-economists, politicians, pundits — agrees that the world has been in some kind of economic trouble since at least 2008. And virtually everyone seems to believe that in the next few years the world will somehow “recover” from these difficulties. After all, upturns always occur after downturns. The remedies recommended vary considerably, but the idea that the system shall continue in its essential features is a deeply rooted faith. Immanuel Wallerstein is a senior research scholar at Yale University.
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