Keynes and the fiscal dividend of independence
In 1919 a brash young British economist attended the Paris Peace Conference representing the British Treasury. Frustrated with the terms agreed in the Treaty of Versailles —particularly with the enormous economic reparations that the Allied Powers demanded from the defeated side— he resigned and returned to Cambridge. In just two …Read more
The Hurdles of a Third Way for Catalonia
Written by Carles Boix and J. C. Major In its May 5 editorial, the Financial Times once again urged Spanish authorities to work on a compromise aimed at solving the Catalan question. The same point has been made more or less explicitly by other international actors. Likewise, in Madrid as well …Read more
"Dret a saber"
L’altre dia estava a una botiga de roba de Barcelona quan, de sobte, va entrar un atracador encaputxat. Després d’apuntar la dependenta amb una escopeta, es va emportar un total de 100 euros en efectiu. Va sortir corrents amb el botí però, en lloc de fugir, es va ficar a …Read more