Global Capitalism: February 2016 Monthly Economic Update

Source:  rdwolff.com

by Richard Wolff.
February 4, 2016

Demands for Basic Economic Change Keep Growing

Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum, and Judson Memorial Church

These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Prof. Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For this February, these will include:

  1. Today’s extreme global wealth inequality: the facts and what they mean
    2. Capitalism’s instability: risk of economic crises in 2016, the evidence
    3. Britain’s Labour Party endorses worker coops as major new policy

Our goal: to develop all participants’ understanding and ability to explain current economic events and trends to others. When time permits, we open the floor to questions and comments.

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