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Can Carbon Pricing Reduce CO2 Emissions?

The Real News Network

Interview, May 2018 | James K. Boyce

Can Carbon Pricing Reduce C02 Emissions? In The Real News Network interview, PERI's James Boyce discusses how carbon pricing can reduce carbon dioxide emissions and slow down global warming. >> Watch interview
Commentary

The Finance Curse

Tax Justice Network

Presentation, March 2018 | Gerald Epstein

The Finance Curse Gerald Epstein gives a keynote lecture on the high cost of finance and the finance curse. This talk was presented at a research workshop co-organized by the Tax Justice Network and the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute. >> View presentation
Commentary

IMF's Structural Adjustment Programs Weaken States They Aim to Strengthen

The Real News Network

Interview, March 2018 | Lawrence King

IMF's Structural Adjustment Programs Weaken States They Aim to Strengthen In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Lawrence King discusses how some IMF programs undermine the ability of governments in developing countries to properly govern. >> View Interview
Commentary

Capital Flight From Africa: How the Poor Finance the Rich

The Real News Network

Interview, February 2018 | Leonce Ndikumana

Capital Flight From Africa: How the Poor Finance the Rich In The Real News Network interview, Leonce Ndikumana discusses how a new World Bank report comparing economic growth among different regions in the world ignores key factors in addressing wealth and inequality in Africa.
Commentary

Electric Power Companies Top the List of Greenhouse Gas Emitters

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Interview, February 2018 | Michael Ash

Electric Power Companies Top the List of Greenhouse Gas Emitters In The Real News Network interview, Michael Ash discusses the release of PERI's Greenhouse 100 index, which identifies the top companies responsible for greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. >> View Toxic 100 Indexes
Commentary

Neoliberalism and the Rise of the Net Social Wage

The Real News Network

Interview, February 2018 | Katherine Moos

Neoliberalism and the Rise of the Net Social Wage In The Real News Network interview, new PERI economist Katherine Moos discusses her working paper that examines the trends of fiscal transfers between the state and workers during 1959-2012. 
Commentary

Trump Budget: Reaganomics Plus Military Keynesianism Equals Deficit Boom

The Real News Network

Interview, February 2018 | Robert Pollin

Trump Budget: Reaganomics Plus Military Keynesianism Equals Deficit Boom In The Real News Network interview, Robert Pollin discusses the Trump budget and the urgent need for massive spending on an egalitarian green economy. 
Commentary

Trump's Economic Nationalism: Who's It Good For?

The Real News Network

Interview, February 2018 | Robert Pollin

Trump's Economic Nationalism: Who's It Good For? In The Real News Network panel interview, Robert Pollin, Stephanie Kelton and James Henry respond to Trump's State of the Union address.

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