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A holistic analysis of *everything*. Utterly compelling…
Opposition to Paying for Capitalism’s Crisis: A Global Movement
THE NEW SCHOOL | http://www.newschool.edu
Objective economic analysis is difficult to come by in this heated political moment, with deep budget cuts that disproportionately affect the poor and working class while the top one percent of Americans continues to amass wealth at a record pace.
Professor Richard D. Wolff’s academic work and public lectures warning of a crisis of capitalism preceded the current disaster. Wolff will discuss the fallout of the economic collapse and the ongoing struggle over who will bear the massive costs.
MILANO THE NEW SCHOOL FOR MANAGEMENT AND URBAN POLICY | http://www.newschool.edu/milano
Wolff is professor emeritus of economics at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and is currently visiting professor in the graduate program in international affairs at The New School in New York City. Having accurately predicted the economic collapse of 2008, he is widely sought after as a commentator on the current financial crisis. Wolff is also noted for his ability to distill complex economic concepts and data into palatable, accessible language.
Graduate Program in International Affairs (GPIA) | http://www.newschool.edu/internationalaffairs and http://gpia.info
Location: Theresa Lang Community and Student Center, Arnhold Hall.
03/30/2011 7:30 p.m.