Benjamin Spies-Butcher

Discussion paper

Can less work be more fair?

This paper is a collection of contributions from leading academics and social justice campaigners providing different perspectives on the ideas of shorter working hours and Universal Basic Income.

Social capital in economics: why social capital does not mean the end of ideology

Social capital is one of the most exciting concepts to emerge from economics in the past decade. It promises to reconcile market approaches with intangible social dimensions of trust and community. At the same time it has been criticised as a form of academic colonisation...