University of Missouri Kansas City

The Savings and Loan Crisis Demonstrates the Importance of Glass-Steagall

April 16, 2014

Bill Black: When remembering recently passed away Charles Keating,a key architect of the S&L Crisis, we are reminded of the importance of the Glass- Steagall Act of 1933

How the Ecuadorian Economy Grew in a Global Recession

March 24, 2014

Economist Bill Black discusses how the investment in education, healthcare, and infrastructure fueled Ecuador’s economic “miracle”

Kansas Board of Regents Undermine Academic Freedom at State Universities

December 24, 2013

Bill Black: Draconian measure enacted by Kansas Board of Regents that effectively ends tenure and limits academic freedom could be replicated at colleges nationwide

NY Federal Reserve Examiner Fired After Submitting Critical Report of Goldman Sachs

October 16, 2013
Superiors told Carmen Segarra to change her report. When she refused, they fired her.

Banks Win Big as Regulators Refuse to Rein in $700 Trillion Derivatives Market

May 17, 2013

Bill Black: Weakness of financial regulators shows you can not “tame the scorpion”

Black Report: Craziness on Three Continents

November 19, 2012

Bill Black: Banks try to start a run on the banks in Ecuador

Black Financial and Fraud Report

October 19, 2012

Bill Black: Romney’s Secret Plan; the 1% Now Have More Wealth than the bottom 90%

Second Presidential Debate 2012

October 17, 2012
Is there a significant difference between the candidates on foreign or domestic policy?

Should Progressives Vote for Obama?

October 17, 2012
Is there a significant difference between the candidates on foreign or domestic policy?