The Gandhian dream of a non-violent economic model4 min read . Updated: 04 Oct 2020, 08:14 PM IST
Efforts that redefine ‘value’ and how it is stored hold out the promise of a better measure of progress
Amid the crushing despair of the Great Depression in 1930, John Maynard Keynes fondly hoped that eventually the human race would solve its economic problems. But for at least another 100 years, Keynes wrote: “… we must pretend to ourselves and to everyone that fair is foul and foul is fair; for foul is useful and fair is not. Avarice and usury and precaution must be our gods for a little longer still."
Login to enjoy exclusive benefits!
- Unlocked premium articles
- Personalized news
- Market Watchlist
- Insightful Newsletters & more