Have you heard the one about Goldman Sachs investing $9.6 million into the Adolescent Behavioural Learning Experience (ABLE) programme at Rikers Island penitentiary in New York? No? It’s a corker. But it’s no joke. It is a disturbing example of what can happen when big finance gets involved in public policy.
Ross Ashcroft addresses economists in London on what must now change.
Prof. Richard Wilkinson discusses the benefits of an equal society.