Neoclassical Growth Model

Faces of Athens over 200 years

The neoclassical Old Parliament building, originally designed by French architect François Boulanger, whose designs were modified in 1863 by architect Panagiotis Kalkos, housed the Parliament and Senate from 1875 to 1935. [Image taken from the book] The bicentenary of the start of the Greek War of Independence gave rise to …

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Structural solutions to structural inequalities – a European trade union perspective – Luca Visentini, Nicola Countouris and Philippe Pochet

Responses to the pandemic have overturned the idea that “there is no alternative” to macroeconomic policies leading to deepening inequalities. Cash and injections: the pandemic has highlighted economic inequalities (sulit.photos/shutterstock.com) As the European Trade Union Confederation and the European Trade Union Institute join forces to launch the 21st issue of …

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Japan’s experimental icons Boris release spooky new song

For more than a quarter of a century, the Japanese Boris have continuously pushed their own limits, renewing their creative spirit with a radically wide and experimental range of styles and sounds. On “Drowning By Numbers”, the first track from their upcoming 2022 album, W, the band overturns the script …

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Slash reveals album that made him want to learn guitar

Guitar greats don’t just pick up the instrument the day they are born. There’s usually an inspiration that inspires a desire to pick up the guitar, and in a conversation with producer Dave Cobb on Apple Music’s Southern Accents Radio, Slash revealed that the album that brought him to play. …

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“As Daylight Dies” Becomes Debut Platinum Killswitch Engage Album

Kudos to Killswitch Engage for scoring their very first platinum album for As the daylight dies, as certified by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). This is only the second time that metalcore icons have achieved platinum certification from the RIAA, the first being for the single “My Curse”, …

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Grand Binghamton sports complex collapses during reconstruction

Eleven months after a massive air-assisted Broome County sports dome fell in heavy snowfall, its replacement collapsed as construction neared completion. The structure that was to be the new home of the Grand Binghamton sports complex fell late Sunday afternoon. Authorities said no injuries were reported. Broome County Emergency Services …

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Pascoe Vale Elementary School / Kosloff Architecture

Pascoe Vale Elementary School / Kosloff Architecture © Derek Swalwell + 10 To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/972215/pascoe-vale-primary-school-kosloff-architecture © Derek Swalwell Text description provided by the architects. Pascoe Vale Elementary School is home to a fine example of Neoclassical school design, a two-story building designed …

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Janos Kornai understood capitalism by studying its opposite

20 November 2021 IN HIS CABIN on board of SS Bashan, a luxury riverboat sailing to Wuhan, Janos Kornai was sleepless with excitement. The Hungarian economist, who died last month, was one of seven foreign experts invited in 1985 to share their views on China’s economic reforms. As Julian Gewirtz …

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