The overall analysis of “Choosing to compete in the 21st century” places job “creation” as the major economic development goal for the Patrick-Murray Administration. Massachusetts’ Government expects level of employments to […]
Contemporary economic development theories: "Development as Freedom" by Amartya Sen.
Neo-conservatives ideas which precede Sen’s perspective became policies mainly throughout the implementation of the so-called “Structural Adjustment” during the 80’s. The targeted countries for these sets of policies were mostly in Latin […]
A closer look at the Massachusetts House Budget Recommendations FY2013.
Eight basic questions about House Budget recommendations for the Department of Children and Families. Is the spending above or below prior fiscal years? The Historical Budget levels for the Department of Children […]
Helping the homeless by helping the landlord:Department of Housing and Community Development Policy Change 2010-2012.
Homelessness policy in Massachusetts is currently under a substantial reform. What was known as a shelter base assistance system is now being transformed to a home base rent assistance system. That change […]
The relationship between economic freedom and political freedom made by Milton Friedman
The argument of the relationship between economic freedom and political freedom made by Milton Friedman is bolstered in six pillars that vary from historical evidence, theoretical thoughts and even general assumptions. However, […]