Economic Update

  • Capitalism, Changed By Its Contradictions

    This week on Economic Update, Professor Richard Wolff delivers updates on the growing poverty rate in California, the epidemic of childhood obesity in the U.S. and the economic fallout of Trump’s steel tariff. The second half of the show features Professor Wolff’s explanation of how politics in the United States has sustained capitalism and what the politics of change will require. Richard Wolff is an American Marxian economist, well known for his work on Marxian economics.

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