Economist, Economic Policy Institute
Economist with the Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think-tank in Washington, DC
This week, two senators introduced a bipartisan plan to renew long term unemployment benefits for the more than 3 million Americans still looking for work.
Jun. 26, 2014from To the Point
KCRW-Santa Monica College
Jul. 24, 2013from To the Point
The National Bureau of Economic Research said today the Great Recession that started in December 2007 officially ended in June of last year.
Sep. 20, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
California is ready to partially reopen major sectors of its economy as early as this Friday, including retail shops and the manufacturers that supply them, Gov.
May. 5from KCRW Features
The coronavirus pandemic is changing the rules for the president in the White House and citizens sheltered at home. Should President Trump or 50 governors take charge of controlling…
Apr. 23from To the Point
Banking expert Nomi Prins explains why Congress’ stimulus bill has been a boon for Wall Street and not the small businesses that need it most.
May. 15from Scheer Intelligence
Four top health officials testified in front of the U.S.
May. 13from KCRW Features
Economist Ellen Brown sheds light on the intricacies of an economic system that is being unmasked by the government’s pandemic response.
May. 1from Scheer Intelligence
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people are still living on the streets in close quarters.
May. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
It’s been a big week for Donald Trump legal news, starting with some major news with Michael Flynn.
May. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
The coronavirus pandemic exposes collapsing medical systems around the world, as well as weaknesses with health care in the United States.
May. 7from To the Point
Beaches in Los Angeles County reopened today. But before you grab the towel and beach umbrella, LA is enacting several restrictions to maintain social distancing.
May. 13from News Stories