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epstein 12.8.18

Trump’s Trade Policy Towards China: A Distraction to Benefit the Rich

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Gerald Epstein and Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, discuss the impacts of Trump's trade negotiations with China.

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puertorico 12.7.18

Will Green Growth Save Puerto Rico?

During the Sanders Institute conference, The Gathering, PERI's Robert Pollin speaks with The Real News Network about creating a green growth program in Puerto Rico.

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>> Read "Austerity versus Green Growth for Puerto Rico"

leonce12.1.18

Why Africa Is Actually a Net Creditor to the Rest of the World - Part 2 

In the second part of an interview with actvism.org, PERI's Léonce Ndikumana examines how Western governments, multinational corporations, and the international banking system impact capital flight from Africa.
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boyce12.1.18

How Inequality Increases Environmental Damage for Everyone (But Not Equally)

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's James Boyce discusses how wealth and power imbalances facilitate environmental degradation-- and the poor suffer the consequences.

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>> Read "The Environmental Cost of Inequality"

Leonce 11.7.18

Unfair Global Tax System Makes Sustainable Development Impossible

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Léonce Ndikumana asserts that corporate tax havens make it difficult for African governments to secure revenue to meet the United Nation's sustainable development goals.

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U.S. Unemployment Rate Hits 50-Year Low: What Does the Number Reveal and Conceal?

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Gerald Epstein discusses what's behind the low unemployment rate, how it affects ordinary citizens, and whether or not Trump can take credit for the drop.

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LKing 10 18

Contrary to Popular Belief, IMF Continues to Push Neoliberalism on Countries' Agricultural Policies

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Lawrence King discusses his report on conditionalities that the IMF imposes when it provides loans that interfere with food production and encroach on the sovereignty of states battling poverty.

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Leonce Germany

Why Africa Is Actually a Net Creditor to the Rest of the World

PERI's Léonce Ndikumana examines how foreign direct investment, debt, and capital flight are affecting the African economy. This is part 1 of a 3-part interview with Germany's actvism.org.

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Gepstein 9 23 18

Is a New Global Financial Crisis Imminent?

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Gerald Epstein discusses the possibility of another major financial crisis.

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