A weekly show focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life and alternative ways to organize our economy and politics, with Prof. Richard D. Wolff.
On this week’s show, Prof. Wolff discusses corruption of public workers’ pensions, capitalist contracts displaced by legal fights, the United States’ COVID-19 record versus that of Canada, the deepening of the retail apocalypse and Jeff Bezos versus 50 homeless people in Pittsfield.
In the second half of the show, Prof. Wolff interviews economist and former UN Assistant Secretary General, Jomo Kwame Sundaram.
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Source URL — https://roarmag.org/2020/08/03/economic-update-pandemic-capitalism-in-asia/