Economics

By the Numbers By the Numbers

Since 1940, Democrats have had far greater success creating jobs than Republicans.

Jul 17, 2009 / Editorial / David Cay Johnston

…And a Law for Poor People …And a Law for Poor People

Obama wants to repeal many strictures on legal services funding. But more needs to be done.

Jul 15, 2009 / Feature /

So Far From God, So Close to Wall St. So Far From God, So Close to Wall St.

Mexico's troubles illustrate the destructive effects of NAFTA's neoliberal economics.

Jul 15, 2009 / Feature / Jeff Faux

Dismantling the Temple Dismantling the Temple

How to fix the Federal Reserve.

Jul 15, 2009 / Feature / William Greider

Obama’s False Reform Obama’s False Reform

Congress should step up its investigations of the roots of the financial crisis and slow down the rush to weak solutions--especially the empowerment of the Federal Reserve.

Jun 24, 2009 / Editorial / William Greider

Bucking the Banks Bucking the Banks

How can we expect the experts to reform the financial system when it's experts who got us into this mess to begin with?

Jun 24, 2009 / Editorial / Chris Hayes

Our Jobless Recovery Our Jobless Recovery

The solution to the jobs crisis depends on manufacturing and trade policy reform.

Jun 24, 2009 / Feature / Leo Hindery Jr. and Leo W. Gerard

Foreclosure Fiasco Foreclosure Fiasco

The Bush-Obama strategy of throwing trillions at the banks to solve the mortgage crisis is a huge bust. Will the president be able to extricate us from this mess?

Jun 24, 2009 / Column / Robert Scheer

Obama’s Quiet Fight Against Poverty Obama’s Quiet Fight Against Poverty

Activist Deepak Bhargava discusses the Obama administration's 'stealthy' support for impoverished Americans.

Jun 11, 2009 / Video / The Nation Video

Ten Things You Can Do to Stimulate a New Economy Ten Things You Can Do to Stimulate a New Economy

Find a "good bank," make responsible investments, save locally and more...

Jun 10, 2009 / Editorial / The Nation

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