Late last month, pioneering socialist economist John Weeks passed away. Ann Pettifor remembers her colleague and friend – and his contributions to left-wing politics.
Coronavirus will slow the engine of capitalist globalisation as nation states seek self-sufficiency. It's a time to rethink our world economic model – and ask whether a more progressive alternative is possible.
A Green New Deal requires nothing less than bringing the globalised financial system under the authority of nation states, argues Ann Pettifor.