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The Mixed Economy Manifesto: Part 1

By Michael Hoexter, Ph.D.

A spectre is haunting Europe, the United States, and the world, the spectre of social science unmoored from reality.   Economics, under the influence of an alliance of otherworldly academics and short-sighted businesspeople has lost touch with the reality of a functioning economy, the reality of ordinary people, and the on-rushing challenge of overburdened planetary systems, in particular human-caused changes in the chemical composition of the atmosphere and oceans.

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