UMass Amherst

Noam Chomsky: The Prospects for Survival

April 14, 2017

Replay of address at the Mullin Centre, UMASS Amherst

Yellen’s Tapering of Quantitative Easing Disruptive at Home and Abroad

February 14, 2014

Janet Yellen’s first congressional testimony affirms that the Fed will continue to implement policies harmful to emerging markets, and will not address structural causes of inequality in the US

US Federal Reserve

December 23, 2013
Gerald Epstein: Former Bank of Israel Chief Stanley Fischer will likely become the Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve, but his record shows consistent catering to Wall Street rather than bringing the country to full employment

Securities Transaction Tax

October 22, 2012
A half-percent tax on all financial transactions makes it to Congress