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Clean Energy Is a "Powerful Engine of Job Opportunity"

The Real News Network

Interview, October 2017 | Robert Pollin

Clean Energy Is a "Powerful Engine of Job Opportunity" In The Real News Network interview, Bob Pollin discusses the potentially devastating effects of the Trump administration's intent to roll back the Clean Power Plan.
Commentary

Military Spending Ineffective for Creating Jobs

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Interview, October 2017 | Heidi Garrett-Peltier

Military Spending Ineffective for Creating Jobs In The Real News Network interview, Heidi Garrett-Peltier discusses how federal spending on domestic programs such as healthcare, education, and clean energy creates far more jobs than military spending.
Research

Austerity Versus Green Growth for Puerto Rico

Working Paper, August 2017 | Amanda Page-Hoongrajok, Shouvik Chakraborty, Robert Pollin

Commentary

Road to Trump's Climate Change Hell Paved by Obama and Clinton

The Real News Network

Interview, May 2017 | Robert Pollin

Road to Trump's Climate Change Hell Paved by Obama and Clinton On The Real News Network, Robert Pollin, Gerald Horne, and Paul Jay discuss the debate within the Trump White House on whether to leave the Paris climate accords or just undermine them; and how this relates to the fight within the Democratic Party.
Commentary

Trump's Budget Targets Climate Change Spending - Interview

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Interview, March 2017 | Robert Pollin

Trump's Budget Targets Climate Change Spending Across All Federal Agencies During The Real News Interview, Bob Pollin discusses President Trump's proposed budget: big cuts to social spending, environmental protection and education in order to increase military spending.
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