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What is feminist economics?

January 26, 2021

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By Joyce P. Jacobsen
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A Runaway Experiment

August 18, 2020

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By Robin Mansell and Ed Steinmueller

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How to be an Academic Superhero

October 13, 2017

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iStock-143922633-superheroIn an excerpt from his new book, Iain Hay explores the process of getting your academic work published. […]

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The Global Turmoil in Intellectual Property by Susy Frankel and Daniel Gervais

February 11, 2016

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Intellectual property is in global turmoil. This is not surprising. In many industrialized countries, ‘intangible’ assets make up 70% or more of the economy, and intellectual property rights (IPRs) are a way to create incentives to generate those assets and then to protect those assets. Susy Frankel and Daniel Gervais go on to discuss, that from a rather obscure and technical topic for a few specialist lawyers, intellectual property since the 1980s has progressively become a major focus of business strategists, trade negotiators and developmental economists.

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The End of Bretton Woods and the Future of the International Trading System – by Michael Trebilcock

January 22, 2015

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Since the 1944 Bretton Woods Agreement, international trade has been structured on a multilateral model.  But, as Professor Michael Trebilcock argues, without significant systemic changes the social and economic vision promoted by Bretton Woods may no longer be tenable.

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