Jeff Faux

Jeff Faux, Member of the CISS Scientific Board, is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book "The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class". Jeff Faux is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class.

Unsolved problems in the US policy

Sottotitolo: 
The current US and EU debatable policies either in relation to the banks regulation or the  macroeconomic policy face the crisis. 

1. The final version Dodd-Frank Bill fails to resolve the fundamental problems of the US financial system in two ways. First, it enshrines the policy of “too-big-to-fail” without limiting the behavior that led to the catastrophic collapse of 2008-9. Second, it does nothing to do shrink the excessive growth of the financial system itself, which has diverted the country’s capital, credit and managerial talent away from the competitive production of goods and services into debt-driven speculation. 

Jeff Faux

Jeff Faux, Member of the CISS Scientific Board, is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book "The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class". Jeff Faux is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class.

The Anglo-American Model: Fact or Fantasy?

 


America's most popular export is the Hollywood film. The second most popular export also contains a large amount of fantasy. It is the notion that the United States experience proves that the so-called "Anglo-American" economic model is superior to other forms of the market economy - particularly the social democratic models of continental Europe.
 
Jeff Faux

Jeff Faux, Member of the CISS Scientific Board, is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book "The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class". Jeff Faux is the founder and former president of the Economic Policy Institute and the author of the new book The Servant Economy: Where America's Elite is Sending the Middle Class.