The neoliberalism that the IMF still preaches pays no account to any of this. It insists that the provision of work alone is enough of an invisible hand to sustain a market. Yet even Adam Smith, the economist who came up with that theory, did not agree that economic activity alone was enough to keep humans decent and civilized.
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Neoliberalism ignorant toward investing in more than economy
By Deborah Orr / The Guardian, LONDON
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