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Economic Theory

If you’re interested in society’s economic foundations, this is the category for you. Here you’ll find the classics from luminaries like Adam Smith, Karl Marx and John Maynard Keynes, as well as the current work of today’s leading economists.

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Stop. Think. Invest.

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Beyond GDP

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Financial Temptation Increases Civic Honesty

Altruism and self-image, not selfishness, drive surprising findings
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What’s Wrong with Economics?

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Fair Pay

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What’s at Stake for the Global Economy as Conflict Looms in Ukraine

Countries that depend on the region’s rich supply of energy, wheat, nickel and other staples could feel the pain of price spikes.
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