research product . Other ORP type . 2020

Economic Planning Meets Needs Which the Market Ignores

Keucheyan, Razmig;
Open Access English
  • Published: 23 Apr 2020
  • Country: France
Abstract
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a change of priorities, as states buy up masks and ventilators regardless of the cost. Basing economic decisions on human need, not our ability to pay, imposes a principle of equality — allowing us collectively to decide what kinds of production we really need.
Subjects
free text keywords: Coronavirus, Economy, Economic Planning, Policy, [SHS.SOCIO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Sociology
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