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March/April 2001

Issue 234


the regulars

  • lettersParticipatory Economics
  • the short runCoca-Cola Nation
  • primerThe Washington Consensus and the Kerala Alternative
  • active cultureAcceleration the Decomposition of Capitalism
  • commentThe Elusive Search for "the Capital" in Capital Gains
  • making senseDisarming the Debt Trap
  • jubilee 2000Drop the Debt, Not the Campaign
  • ask dr. dollarWhat Causes Exchange-Rate Fluctuations?
  • booksIs Social Security Broke?
  • economy in numbersSo What's Wrong with Reducing the Marriage Penalty?