Richard Wolff

Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism

Richard Wolff

Talk: Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism

Professor Wolff discusses the economic dimensions of our lives, our jobs, our incomes, our debts, those of our children, and those looming down the road in his unique mixture of deep insight and dry humor. He presents current events and draws connections to the past to highlight the machinations of our global economy. He helps us to understand political and corporate policy, organization of labor, the distribution of goods and services, and challenges us to question some of the deepest foundations of our society.

Richard Wolff

Richard D. Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he taught economics from 1973 to 2008. He wrote Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism, a non-profit advocacy organization that promotes democratic workplaces as a key path to a stronger, democratic economic system.

Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism

Richard D. Wolff lays out a hopeful and concrete vision of how to address the many people who have concluded economic inequality and politics as usual can no longer be tolerated and are looking for a concrete program of action.

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