Structure vs agency in economics

Chris Dillow / February 21, 2019 at 2:15 PM 58 views

Will Davies made a typically good point yesterday when he tweeted that the “impoverishment of the ‘sociological imagination’ over decades” has left people “people unable to speak critically of systemic problems, without personifying them”. What we have today is a…

The irrelevant Independent Group

Chris Dillow / February 19, 2019 at 1:34 PM 64 views

The Independent Group claims to value an “open, tolerant and respectful democratic society” and to oppose Brexit. It wills the ends, but not the means. It fails to see that Brexit and intolerance are the product of economic conditions, and…