The simple fact is that neoliberalism has failed, most especially because it has not delivered growth or the economic stability that is its supposed purpose, and yet so far no-one on the left (or the right,m come to that) has much idea what to do about that fact, or what to replace it with.
An economic policy intent on reducing absolute poverty. Delivers the largest reduction in absolute poverty in the history of our species.
This summer has not, so far, been a happy experience for those who want to promote social justice, which is a cause that does in my opinion necessarily mean overthrowing the philosophy of neoliberalism and the Washington Consensus.
This is failure. Yeah, right.
Doesn’t he ever just fact check against reality?
Richard Murphy says:
August 22 2016 at 9:24 am
I am an internationalist by nature
So why doesn’t he take account of the international results?