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Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff

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Economic Update is a weekly nationally syndicated radio program produced by Democracy at Work and hosted by Richard D. Wolff. The program explores complex economic issues and empowers listeners with information to analyze their own financial situation as well as the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies.

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Economic Update is a weekly nationally syndicated radio program produced by Democracy at Work and hosted by Richard D. Wolff. The program explores complex economic issues and empowers listeners with information to analyze their own financial situation as well as the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies.

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Wolff is my favorite New Socialist.

Excellent!

By Frogmoss - Sep 15 2019
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A much needed voice of truth in a time of obscene lies.

iTunes Ratings

796 Ratings
Average Ratings
743
22
9
5
17

Educational

By JoeBlow13589 - Oct 24 2019
Read more
Wolff is my favorite New Socialist.

Excellent!

By Frogmoss - Sep 15 2019
Read more
A much needed voice of truth in a time of obscene lies.
Cover image of Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff

Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff

Updated about 19 hours ago

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Economic Update is a weekly nationally syndicated radio program produced by Democracy at Work and hosted by Richard D. Wolff. The program explores complex economic issues and empowers listeners with information to analyze their own financial situation as well as the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies.

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Rank #1: Political Strategy for Transition

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Today's program discusses a political strategy for transition beyond capitalism to an economy based on democratic worker-cooperatives. The first half explores the history of how transition was achieved from feudalism to capitalism. The second half draws lessons from that history to provide a strategy for a transition now beyond capitalism.

Nov 14 2019

28mins

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Rank #2: [S9 E43] U.S. "Profit-driven Medicine"

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Updates on Berlin, Germany's law freezing all rents for 5 years, overindebted corporations threaten world economy, prisoners' slave labor in Los Angeles, French inequality and yellow vests, Bernie's push to put workers on corporate boards. Interview with Dr. Michael Magee on US medical-industrial complex.

Nov 07 2019

28mins

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Rank #3: The Human Agenda

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Updates on costs of NBA offense to China, worsening global inequality, poverty mocks Nobel prize for 3 economists working on "incremental solutions" to poverty, why Google donated to global warming deniers, and latest crisis in defaults on US auto loans. Interview with Richard Hobbs, Human Agenda Director, San Jose, CA, expert on worker co-ops.

Oct 31 2019

28mins

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Rank #4: Economic Update: The Contributions of Karl Marx

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Professor Wolff takes a deeper look at the life and work of Karl Marx in celebration of the 200th anniversary of his birth.

May 26 2018

1hr 6mins

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