In this podcast, our feature is an interview with Professor Raja Swamy about disaster capitalism. Why do capitalist responses to ostensible natural disasters seem to just make everything even worse? Our Econ101 segment discusses cost of living adjustments and inflation and their importance for the labor movement. Finally, in our Dollars and Sense Debrief, Chris Sturr has a conversation with Professor John Miller about the millionaire tax in Massachusetts. What is the real evidence about the tax’s impact on the economy?
Disaster Capitalism, Cost of Living Adjustments, and the Millionaire TaxPanayiotis Manolakos