- Published on July 9, 2014
The lecture begins with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Professor Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For July 9, these include: 1. Americans’ falling household wealth expose “recovery” 2. New global debt bubble threatens 3. Most large US companies evade taxes by off-shore “havens” 4. GM’s scandal: 30 million vehicle recall, $50 billion subsidies.
- Published on June 11, 2014
Professor Wolff discusses:
- Published on June 4, 2014
On April 9, 2014, Richard Wolff delivered this presentation, entitled "How the Economic Crisis Reshapes Europe" to Webster University students, faculty and staff.
Webster University and the Office of Corporate Partnerships welcome Richard D. Wolff, Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, as the 2014 Global Leader in Residence for the College of Arts & Sciences.
RT TV: "How Far Right, Left & Neo-Nazi Parties Revolted Against the EU" | Interview with Richard WolffPublished on June 3, 2014
Abby Martin features an interview with economist and University of Massachusetts professor, Richard Wolff, discussing the future stability of the European Union discussing the political divisions and economic strain that has characterized the region for the last six years.
- Published on April 24, 2014
This lecture Professor Richard Wolff entitled "Capitalism Hit the Fan, So Now What? Economic Democracy and America's Future," was part of a two-day event at the University of Southern Maine on April 23-24, 2014.
- Published on April 22, 2014
- Published on March 25, 2014
Professor Wolff joins Thom Hartmann. Joining the European Union has been a disaster for countries like Greece – Spain – and Ireland. Austerity cuts have decimated their already struggling economies. So why is Ukraine even THINKING of moving closer to joining the EU?
- Published on March 11, 2014
Professor Wolff examines what Obama did, did not do, and aims to do in the face of ongoing economic crisis. Other major topics include the attack on employee pensions and the growing interest – in New York, the U.S. and globally – in worker cooperatives as alternatives to capitalist enterprises.
- Published on February 24, 2014
Profesoor Wolff joins David Pakman to discuss redistribution of wealth and stock markets
- Published on February 24, 2014New York City Council Committee on Community Development Hearing on “Worker Cooperatives – Is This A Model That Can
New York City Council
Committee on Community Development
TESTIMONY of Richard D. Wolff, Democracy at Work, Inc.
Richard D. Wolff
Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Visiting Professor, New School University, New York
Member of the Board, DemocracyatWork.info
New York, NY
- Published on February 11, 2014
Updates on major economic developments since December: Obama's minimum wage policy, the Federal Reserve's "tapering policy" and the new Janet Yellen leadership, slowdowns in China and the emerging markets, and Thomas Piketty's new book Capital in the 21st Century on capitalism and inequality. Major discussion of the chief causes and social effects of increasingly unequal wealth and income distributions, and the myth of returning manufacturing jobs in the US.