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Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism
by Wolfgang Streeck
March 23, 2017 - March 29, 2017

Done

the overall thrust is a call for an end to the EMU so that nation states have the ability to manipulate their currency (when needed to correct trade imbalances or pay off private debts), and thus end the reign of the market

Streeck, W. (2017). Buying Time: The Delayed Crisis of Democratic Capitalism. Verso.


Verso, 2017. 288 pages.

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p.xlii
helicopter money »
a tool of unconventional monetary policy that h...
p.xxxiv
Keynesian »
theories about how in the short run, and especi...
p.xxiii
sine ira ac studio »
"without anger and fondness" or "without hate a...
p.xxi
Laffer curve »
a theory developed by supply-side economist Art...
p.xv
reifying »
make (something abstract) more concrete or real
p.liii
the implications of the euro crisis
In the last analysis, the euro and its crisis s...
p.xlii
the reasons for the savings glut
[...] the notion of a ‘savings glut’, put forwa...
p.xxvi
the state of financial reform
[...] not even the greatest optimists claim tha...
p.xxi
an ever more regressive tax system
[...] Until now, of course, longer-term growth ...
p.xix
state debt as a phenomenon of political economy
[...] _Buying Time_ treats state debt as a phen...