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The blind trust in efficient markets must be replaced and bankers given a new understanding. Profit making is different than profit maximization. Banking should be a public function, not a casino and the real economy and the environment not abandoned. Learning from the financial crisis is a sign of historical consciousness. As war is too important to be left to generals, economics is too important to be left to hucksters and financial innovators! Building community centers (as in Vancouver B.C.) could be a "non-monetary" way to public spirit.
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