Dani Rodrik

Reclaiming community

CAMBRIDGE – Economics teaches that the measure of an individual’s wellbeing is the quantity and variety of goods he or she can consume. Consumption possibilities are in turn maximised by providing firms with the freedom they need to take advantage of new technologies, the division of...

Friday, November 9, 2018, 8:53 PM

Can trade agreements be a friend to labour?

CAMBRIDGE –Labour advocates have long complained that international trade agreements are driven by corporate agendas and pay little attention to the interests of working people. The preamble of the World Trade Organisation Agreement mentions the objective of “full employment,...

Monday, September 17, 2018, 12:15 AM