A Green New Deal for India?

In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Shouvik Chakraborty discusses "Green Growth and the Right to Energy in India," a study he co-authored with Rohit Azad. The study puts forth a proposal to boost equity while lowering carbon emissions.

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Most Americans Want Medicare for All, Without Private Insurers

In The Real News Network interview PERI's Robert Pollin and Sanders Institute Fellow Michael Lighty argue that Medicare for All does not have to include private insurers like Medicare does.

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Medicare for All-How Do We Pay for It?

In The Real News Network interview at the Sanders Institute Gathering, PERI's Robert Pollin and Michael Lighty from National Nurses United discuss PERI's study "Economic Analysis of Medicare for All."

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Sanders Institute Gathering Participants Discuss Single-Payer, Climate Justice, and Militarism

A the conclusion of the Sanders Institute Gathering, PERI's Robert Pollin, former Executive Director of National Nurses United RoseAnn DeMoro, and filmmaker/activist John Cusack discuss the key policy ideas coming out of the conference, including Medicare for All, climate change, and militarism.

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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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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"


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

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

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