Press Room

Commentary

Electric Power Companies Top the List of Greenhouse Gas Emitters

The Real News Network

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

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

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

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'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.
Commentary

A Green New Deal for Washington State interview

The Real News Network

Interview, December 2017 | Robert Pollin

A Green New Deal for Washington State  In The Real News Network interview, PERI's Robert Pollin and Jeffrey Johnson, president of Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO discuss the possibilities of a green new deal for Washington state. >> Watch interview.>> Read "A Green New Deal for Washington State."
Commentary

Is Greece on the Road to Recovery?

Truthout

Interview, January 2018 | C.J. Polychroniou

This is an official web page
of the University of Massachusetts.

Political Economy Research Institute

Gordon Hall, 418 N. Pleasant St., Suite A

Amherst, MA 01002
Tel: 413-545-6355 Fax: 413-577-0261
Contact: