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Links 2/21/18
February 21st, 2018, 04:55 AM
Exxon’s Conspiracy Charges Aim To Derail Climate Lawsuits
February 21st, 2018, 04:55 AM
ExxonMobil is engaged in unprecedented efforts to sue and harass in court those are investigating and suing the company over global warming
Technology Change Not the Culprit in Wages Falling Behind US Productivity Gains
February 21st, 2018, 04:55 AM
Larry Summers and Anna Stansbury challenge the idea that workers getting a smaller cut of the productivity gains pie is due to technology.
Law Professor Proposes Bringing Back Indentured Servitude
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
Indentured servitude is the new idea for how to get immigrants to come to American at less than minimum wage pay.
2:00PM Water Cooler 2/20/2018
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Patient readers, I started today filled with good intentions, and then got a late start. I will add more material in a bit! –lambert UPDATE 2:52PM All done! Trade “China’s got a trade problem that can’t be solved by Belt and Road” [South China Morning Post]. “That’s Belt and Road […]
Do Russiagate Skeptics Go Too Far?
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
A Russiagate debate.
Links 2/20/18
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
Davos: Alive or Dead?
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
Politicians and economists are meeting at Davos, but as times change, does neoliberalism retain its cachet?
Tax Astroturf: The B-Team Lowers the Bar for Tax Transparency
February 20th, 2018, 04:55 AM
Quelle surprise! The B Team, a supposed top group for "responsible business," punts on tax transparency.
Why Mental Health Is the Hidden Cost of the Housing Crisis
February 19th, 2018, 04:55 AM
Housing has too often become a source of insecurity rather than security.