Tag: inequality

Economic Update: Socialism & Worker Co-Ops

Economic Update: Socialism & Worker Co-Ops

Welcome, friends, to another editor of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives: jobs, incomes, debts—our own, our children’s. I’m your host, Richard Wolff. I’m going to continue today with a program…

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Lessons from fungi on markets and economics | Toby Kiers

Lessons from fungi on markets and economics | Toby Kiers

So I stand before you as an evolutionary biologist, a professor of evolutionary biology, which sounds like a rather fancy title, if I may say so myself. And I’m going to talk about two topics that aren’t normally…

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King’s Business School | Dr Raghuram Rajan from University of Chicago

King’s Business School | Dr Raghuram Rajan from University of Chicago

Dr Rajan, thank you very much for being here at King’s Business School We’re delighted that you’ve made the time to make the time to come and talk with us today Earlier today, we were talking about Gandhi’s…

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The dirty secret of capitalism — and a new way forward | Nick Hanauer

The dirty secret of capitalism — and a new way forward | Nick Hanauer

I am a capitalist, and after a 30-year career in capitalism spanning three dozen companies, generating tens of billions of dollars in market value, I’m not just in the top one percent, I’m in the top .01 percent…

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How we’ll earn money in a future without jobs | Martin Ford

How we’ll earn money in a future without jobs | Martin Ford

I’m gonna begin with a scary question are we headed toward a future without jobs the remarkable progress that we’re seeing in technologies like self-driving cars has led to an explosion of interest in this question but because…

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