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Post-Covid Live 1: Whatever it takes

'This is a moment now to reset the rules; to recognise that economies need to serve our societies.'

Published: Sunday 12 April, 2020



Post-Covid Live addresses the nature of society, the kind of government and the form of economy we will need and want after the crisis. It is no longer possible to endorse the market as the primary mechanism for creating value and solving problems. What kind of values will guarantee quality of life for all and how will they be created and defended? How will the major challenges of our times be tackled - the ones we cannot quarantine ourselves from - climate change, social inequality, food waste, mass displacement?

Image credit: Derived from Javier Allegue Barros on Unsplash



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