Economic Update: Reparations and Forgiving Student Debt

This week: Updates on the economics of 2 million home health aides; extreme Uber inequalities; Alaskan universities’ 41% budget cuts; Michigan governor says his critics are “uncivil” during Flint Water Crisis; a British district’s labor party proposes a worker co-op sector to the UK Parliament using resources from “Economic Update;” Prof. Wolff discusses the economics of reparations for African-American slavery and the second is the economics of Bernie’s and others’ proposals to cancel student loan debt