Book Discussion on Back to Full Employment

Robert Pollin talked about his book, Back to Full Employment, in which he argues that the U.S. government should be pushing for full… read more

Robert Pollin talked about his book, Back to Full Employment, in which he argues that the U.S. government should be pushing for full employment (less than 4 percent unemployment), a policy goal which he says was abandoned in the 1970s when concerns about inflation began to take precedence. Professor Pollin spoke at the Odyssey Bookshop in South Hadley, Massachusetts. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Fred Moseley Professor Mount Holyoke College->Economics
  • Robert N. Pollin Professor University of Massachusetts, Amherst->Economics Department

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Book Discussion on Back to Full Employment

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Mar 17, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 8, 2013

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  • Mar 17, 2013 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 30, 2013 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 6:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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