Robert Reich Archive

Robert Reich’s article

Forget a Double Dip. We’re Still in One Long Big Dipper. By Robert Reich August 14 — It’s nonsense to think of the economy heading downward again into a double dip when most Americans never emerged from the first dip. We’re still in one long Big Dipper. More people are out of ...Read More

new pecora open letter

[Skip to the end] The ‘finanical crisis’ is not an economic concern per se. Particularly as the financial sector contributes no value added to the real economy and for the most part serves no public purpose. However, when aggregate demand falls short of politcal goals, as evidenced by the unemployment rate, capacity ...Read More