Canadian economy won’t fully recover until inequality addressed, BoC’s Macklem says
Learning to “lockdown”? Impact of 2nd wave on the UK economy seems less severe. On other hand, imagine if UK had been able simply to enter 2021 on an upswing. It less the 2nd shutdown that hurts so much as the scarring from prolongation.
"Back to the future for the social market economy” @MESandbu on EU’s new social policy goals employment rate of 20- to 64-year-olds to reach 78% 60% of workers to receive some form of retraining pa Remove 15m from risk of poverty, incl 5m children.
Now the real work begins. To beat this pandemic. To rebuild our economy. To root out systemic racism in our justice system and society. To combat the climate crisis. To heal the soul of our nation. The road ahead won't be easy. But America is ready. And so are @JoeBiden and I.
The richest 400 Americans sit on $3 trillion—the size of the entire UK economy. The billionaire class now pays a lower tax rate than people living paycheck to paycheck. The looting of America has been going on for over 40 years—and the culprits are the ultra-rich.