The Key to Resilient and Democratic Societies:
1) Broken promises of neoliberalism – the challenges we face
Since the 80s until the financial and economic crisis market oriented beliefs were dominant. In some cases the market liberalization has led to high growth rates and has allowed lifting hundreds of millions out of poverty, with China and India probably the most obvious cases. The Asian-miracle was used by some as an argument for the advantage of an authoritarian developmental state in an early stage of development, whereby China is the most prominent example for a trade-off between political and social freedom and economic development. Read More…
The International Progressive Campaign Forum, hosted by the ALP Australia, will be held on 28-29 October in Melbourne, Australia.