Friday, August 05, 2011

History for the Future: Richard Wolff on the Continuing Economic Crisis

Richard Wolff on the Continuing Economic Crisis
History for the Future

Richard D. Wolff [is a] professor of economics emeritus at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and most recently the author of Capitalism Hits the Fan: The Global Economic Meltdown and What To Do About It (2009), Rick has been on the show before talking about the origins of neoliberalism, and the current housing market crisis in the United States. In this new episode Rick discusses the economic crisis, unemployment, and debt. Towards the end of our conversation, Rick explores the role that media events like the Royal Wedding last month play in our culture.

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