Stephen McCarthy

November 30, 2015

COP21 | United Nations Paris conference on climate change

A simple guide by a physicist turned economist. By Steve McCarthy What is this COP21 that starts on Monday, November 30 in Paris? Well, COP stands […]
September 28, 2015

Jeremy Corbyn’s economic turn

One question: is the UK economy going to be safe in the hands of Jeremy Corbyn? That obviously assumes that the new leader of the Labour […]
September 24, 2015

How the virtue of greed is destroying ‘our common home’

Is greed a virtue or a vice? Has our society turned a vice into a virtue? One very powerful and influential voice has entered the debate […]
February 20, 2015

“What are we for?” That is the question…

‘What are we for?’ is one of the most pressing, yet unanswered, questions of our age. On the 5th of November last, demonstrators marched in London […]