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IMF Continues to Push Neoliberalism on Countries' Agricultural Policies

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Interview, October 2018 | Lawrence King

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. >> Watch interview
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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. >> Watch interview.
Commentary

How Well Does Fossil Fuel Divestment Combat Climate Change?

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Interview, October 2018 | Robert Pollin, Tyler Hansen

How Well Does Fossil Fuel Divestment Combat Climate Change? In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Robert Pollin and Tyler Hansen defend their study "Economics and Climate Justice Activism: Assessing the Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement." >> Watch interview
Commentary

Is a New Global Financial Crisis Imminent?

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Interview, September 2018 | Gerald Epstein

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. >> Watch interview.
Commentary

The Economy Under Trump: Business Optimism Combined with Inequality

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Interview, September 2018 | Gerald Epstein

The Economy Under Trump: Business Optimism Combined with Inequality In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Gerald Epstein discusses the Trump administration's latest claims about the economy. >> Watch interview
Commentary

3.5 ℃ in 2100?

Commentary, September 2018 | James K. Boyce, Raymond Bradley

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Rapid GDP Growth: Does Trump Deserve the Credit?

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Interview, August 2018 | Gerald Epstein

Rapid GDP Growth: Does Trump Deserve the Credit? In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Gerald Epstein discusses the current economic growth and the real effect of the Trump tax cuts.  >> Watch interview
Commentary

Intersectionality: Strength Through Joint Struggles

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Interview, July 2018 | Katherine Moos

Intersectionality: Strength Through Joint Struggles In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Katherine Moos discusses the compatability of intersectionality theory with social reproduction theory and Marxist political economy.   >> Watch interview

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