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Markets as ‘causal spread’: How the early neoliberals anticipated embodied cognition – Michael Polanyi fragment

July 4, 2020 - 12:04 -- Admin

Here is the second fragment on early neoliberalism. The previous post being on Hayek, this one is on Michael Polanyi. Both built their approach to the world upon their abhorrence of the Soviet Union – which was unfashionable at the time.

Never let a crisis go to waste: covid-19 and democracy (Guest post from Luke Slawomirski)

July 2, 2020 - 00:24 -- Admin

Dear Troppodillians, please welcome Luke Slawomirski to Troppo. I first met Luke at the OECD where I gave a paper on public-private digital partnerships with a particular focus on health policy. Luke was an Australian health economist working there and he’s recently returned to COVID free Perth. Anyway, I said I’d welcome a guest post from him and here it is. Nicholas