Professor Wolff on recent unemployment rates and what they mean. Clip from April Monthly Update at the Brecht Forum in New York. Full video here.
Professor Wolff on student debt. Clip from April Monthly Update at the Brecht Forum in New York. Full video here.
Updates on Chinese economy's response to global crisis, $6.6 billion legal deal among banks, credit card companies and retailers, and food stamp cuts threatened. Analysis of closing of US university presses, Texas Gov Perry refusal of Medicaid expansion. Responses on municipal pension issues and changes needed in giant banks.
On Economic Update with Professor Richard Wolff, Wolff and guests will discuss the current state of the economy, both locally and globally in relation to the economic crisis.
This interview originally appeared on Inside Story Americas on the Al Jazeera website.
Inside Story discusses Wells Fargo and the effects of discriminatory lending practices in the banking industry.
This evening will also launch Wolff's latest book, Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism released September 1st, 2012 by Haymarket Publishers. He will gladly sign purchased copies.
Tickets will be $15 in advance and $20 at the door. All funds go to Democracyatwork.info.
This radio interview originally appeared on the Free Speech Radio News website.
This video interview originally appeared on PressTV's website.
And Bernanke made no mention about what he could do to buffer those shocks. Interest rates have been at records lows for several quarters and some experts say the Federal Reserve has no wiggle room left to influence economic growth. But Richard Wolffe, a US economic analyst and professor says the powerful institution is doing little more than watching.