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What's Next for the Medicare for All Movement?

In an interview hosted by Our Revolution, Robert Pollin and Rep. Pramila Jayapal discuss Medicare for All and Medicare Crisis Programs.

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Revert to Full Employment to Overcome Neoliberalism and COVID-19 Jobs Crisis

In an interview with Global Political Economy, published on theAnalysis.news, PERI's Robert Pollin advocates a macroeconomic agenda centered on full employment to deal with the rapidly unfolding jobs crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Viral Politics: Left Perspectives on the World and China

PERI's Isabella Weber participates in a webinar that examines U.S.-China tensions following the outbreak of COVID-19. The discussion was hosted by Critical China Scholars and co-sponsored by PERI's Asian Political Economy program, among others.

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Jobs Day: What It Is and Why It Matters

In a webinar for the Groundwork Collaborative, PERI's Jeannette Wicks-Lim discusses how America's long-standing trajectory of structural racism has impacted employment in Black communities.

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What Is Work?

In an animation by Institute for New Economic Thinking, PERI's Nancy Folbre shows how nearly half of all work done in this country is ignored by economists. She argues that we need to create better measures of non-market income, consumption and investment.

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Global Division of Labor Across Two Eras of Globalization: A Long-Term View on the COVID-19 Crisis

PERI's Isabella Weber participates in a workshop titled, "International Trade in a Post-COVID-19 World" presented by Rebuilding Macroeconomics

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The Pandemic, the Economic Crisis, and Just Transition: Webinar with Noam Chomsky, Robert Pollin and Thea Lee

PERI Co-Director Robert Pollin joins renowned linguist, historian and philosopher Noam Chomsky and EPI President Thea Lee in a panel discussion offering perspectives and projections of how the economic crisis will unfold in the months and years to come and what we must do about it. This webinar launched the Just Transition Listening Project, sponsored by the Labor Network for Sustainability and partners.

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The COVID-19 Pandemic and the Global Economy

PERI Economist Jayati Ghosh delivers a lecture and Q&A on Covid-19's impact on the global economy, with a focus on developing countries in particular.

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COVID-19 and Lack of Universal Healthcare

PERI's Robert Pollin discusses the implications of not having universal healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as the critical need for paid sick leave. 

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Women Outnumber Men in the U.S. Workforce-What Does it Mean?

PERI's Katherine Moos discusses December's employment data, which shows that for the second time in history women outnumber men in the U.S. workforce.

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