The economic ills that we need to cure

It can be difficult when you are in the middle of a problem to stand back and look at the whole thing. You can only see the whole by standing away from it. The view from the middle is restricted. When looking at the economic problems which currently affect us all the difficulty in seeing the whole thing arises usually because there is nowhere that you can go to stand back and see the whole. So accepting that my viewpoint is not ideal, after all I function within the economy and it is difficult to escape the economy) what problems do I regard the world has having which are critical problems?
I think I shall make a list and then thin it down. Here we go, as they say, in no particular order:- Continue reading