Bryne Purchase is adjunct professor at the School of Policy Studies, Queen's University. He is former deputy minister of finance and of energy, science and technology in Ontario. He is the author of Navigating on the Titanic: Economic Growth, Energy and the Failure of Governance (2013).  

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Redesigning society must await calamity

Market capitalism, the nation state, and democracy are conjoined in a Goldilocks' balance. Capitalism has at its core human motivations based in competitive accumulation and individual freedom; its internal logic drives inevitably toward its ultimate …

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