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(Thread) #ASSA2018 panel on the economics of populism = great opportunity to catch up on ProMarket's coverage of the rise of populist plutocrats. First, Raghuram Rajan on the rise of populist pationalism as a “first step toward crony capitalism”…
How to defeat populist plutocrats? “Build a counter-narrative”…
Populist plutocrats as a political phenomenon…
Why is the electoral process not enough to rid nations of cronyism and corruption?…
Populism and time inconsistency…
“There are good grounds for being very cynical about Western elites”…

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Jan 3, 2018
Welcome to 2018! Here's a good way to start the new year: catching up on ProMarket’s 10 most-read articles of the previous year. First, our most-read post of 2017: Raghuram Rajan on why populist nationalism is “the first step toward crony capitalism”…
2) Richard Posner: “The real corruption is the ownership of Congress by the rich”…
3) “Google is as close to a natural monopoly as the Bell System was in 1956″ -author and media scholar @JonathanTaplin on the rent-seeking and regulatory capture of digital platforms…
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