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Country Profile: Peru

Peru is said to be booming but the poor would never know it. Stephanie Boyd reports.

Filed in: Economics Peru

You are not a loan

George Lavender on the US campaign buying up personal debt in order to eliminate it.

Filed in: Activism Debt Economics United States

Don’t be fooled by economic growth

A meeting in London this weekend looks at what it does for Peru’s poor.

Filed in: Economics Peru

Spain’s brain drain

Dan Hancox on the skilled young people who, after thirty years of Spanish democracy, are finding their options increasingly limited.

Filed in: Economics Spain Work Youth

Fires of unrest in Greece

The discontent voiced at last week’s general strike is being echoed across Europe, say Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod.

Filed in: Economics Greece

Throwing the money changers out of the Temple

One year since Occupy pitched up in London, Symon Hill from Christianity Uncut concludes St Paul’s Cathedral has sided with the rich.

Filed in: Activism Christianity Economics Politics United Kingdom

What about the Other Credit Crunch?

Finance is only the half of it. Britain is facing deep, society-wide crises, driven by an erosion of what represents the public interest, says David Ransom.

Filed in: Economics Finance

Is it curtains for Fair Trade?

With corporates swarming all over the trade justice brand, David Ransom says Fair Trade must stick to its founding ideals or throw in the towel.

Filed in: Corporations Development (Aid) Economics Fair Trade United States

Podcast: taxing disparity

August’s Taxcast looks at capital flight, the taxes of Usain Bolt and inequality with the authors of The Spirit Level.

Filed in: Economics

The truth behind Britain’s incredible shrinking economy

Michael Burke explains why the UK’s budget deficit is rising, not falling.

Filed in: Economics England Finance

What would Che say about co-ops?

Can co-operatives revive Cuba’s sagging economy? John Restakis travels to Havana to find out.

Filed in: Co-operatives Cuba Economics

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