The meat industry wants terms such as ‘veggie burger’ banned. This is less about confusion, more about competition.
Social Europe articles on the economy
Social Europe is an award-winning digital media publisher that publishes content examining issues in politics, economy and employment & labour. This archive brings together Social Europe articles on the economy.
‘Stakeholder capitalism’ has been promoted to balance the market and society but ultimately the only solution is to make firms more democratic.
The circular economy holds out the hope of living within the planet’s resources. Turning aspiration into action is another matter.
The world is approaching a tipping point on climate change, when protecting the future of civilisation will require dramatic interventions.
European decision-makers are entering the final sprint of reform of the CAP. Their choices will make or break the European Green Deal.
Peter Bofinger argues that large-scale injections of money to bring economies out of the coronavirus coma have vindicated Modern Monetary Theory.
The pandemic closed theatres, concerts and exhibitions, imperilling many freelances. How will the creative industry re-emerge?
The Swedish economist’s life of rich activity straddled theory and policy—and painting.
Despite increasing criticism of Big Tech, the business models of leading digital companies are still widely admired. That’s a problem.
Adam Tooze argues that worrying about the euro exchange rate and a non-existent inflation enemy in Europe must give way to fiscal and monetary demand boosts.
A green recovery from the pandemic would heal its social scars by quickly creating jobs and fostering inclusion.
The travails of the US economy come amid a politics never so poisonous since the civil war.