EconoFiction, Necropolitics

How the chicken nugget became the true symbol of our era

13 Mai , 2018  

by Ray Patel and Jason W. Moore

 

The most telling symbol of the modern era isn’t the automobile or the smartphone. It’s the chicken nugget. Chicken is already the most popular meat in the US, and is projected to be the planet’s favourite flesh by 2020. Future civilisations will ...

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EconoFiction

Economic Fluctuations, Cyclical Regularities and Technological Change: The U.S. Food Sector (1958–2006)

29 Sep , 2017  

Theofanis Papageorgiou, Panayotis Michaelides and John Milios
Abstract
Despite the fact that the U.S. food sector is a key component of U.S. manufacturing, it has attracted limited attention in the literature, so far. Infact, the recent food crisis shed somelight on different aspects of the food sector, its products and
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