Is the U.S. Headed toward Another Recession?

In this Webathon Panel Economists Dean Baker, co-director of The Center for Economic and Policy Research, and Robert Pollin, Professor of Economics and founding Codirector of the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at UMass, say that the U.S. economy remains weak 5 years after the recession, despite recent job growth, due to low wages and weakened unions.

Thursday, June 5, 2014