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Richard Brodsky

Richard Brodsky

Richard Brodsky has a notable, career-long record as one of the nation’s leading environmental thinkers and activists.  He served in the New York Legislature from 1983 to 2010, chairing the Committee on Environmental Conservation.  He authored the New York Clean Air Act, the Environmental Protection Fund and the Biodiversity Institute, among other legislative initiatives. Mr. […]

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John C. Bonifaz

John C. Bonifaz

John Bonifaz is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of Free Speech for People, a national, non-partisan campaign that works to challenge the misuse of corporate power and restore republican democracy to the people.  Free Speech For People catalyzes and advances the movement to amend the U.S. Constitution to overturn Citizens United, Buckley v. Valeo, and […]

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Tamara Draut

Tamara Draut

As Vice President of Policy and Programs, Tamara Draut oversees the development and strategic direction of the organization’s core programs and communications, working closely with the President to expand Demos’ impact, influence and capacity. Previously, she served for seven years as the Director of the Economic Opportunity Program at Demos. She is the author of Strapped: […]

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Tom Ferguson

Tom Ferguson

Thomas Ferguson is a Professor of Political Science at the University of Massachusetts in Boston and a Senior Fellow of the Roosevelt Institute. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University and taught formerly at MIT and the University of Texas, Austin. He is the author/coauthor of several books, including Golden Rule (University of Chicago Press, […]

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Ethan Kaplan

Ethan Kaplan

Ethan Kaplan is Assistant Professor of Economics at the University of Maryland at College Park. He focuses on political economy, labor economics, and new microeconomic empirical approaches to macroeconomics. He studied economics at UC Berkeley, receiving his PhD in 2005. He received his M.A. in Development Economics from Stanford University in 1999 and his B.A. […]

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Heather McGhee

Heather McGhee

Heather C. McGhee is the President of Demos. She is a frequent writer, speaker and media commentator on issues of democracy reform, economic opportunity, racial equity and financial regulation.  In 2010, she became a contributor to Countdown with Keith Olbermann on Current TV.  She is also a regular guest on MSNBC, Fox News and CNN.  Her opinions, writing […]

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Estelle Rogers

Estelle Rogers

Estelle Rogers is Project Vote’s Legislative Director. In this position, she coordinates the organization’s policy work on both state and federal levels, including interacting directly with legislators and staff, writing testimony and public education materials, and building coalitions with other organizations. Ms Rogers is the co-author of a chapter in the 2012 publication, America Votes, […]

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Robert Kuttner

Robert Kuttner

Robert Kuttner is co-founder and co-editor of The American Prospect magazine, as well as a Demos Distinguished Senior Fellow. He was a longtime columnist for BusinessWeek, and continues to write columns in the Boston Globe. Robert is the author of eight books, including the recent New York Times bestseller, Obama’s Challenge: American’s Economic Crisis and […]

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Teresa Ghilarducci

Teresa Ghilarducci

Teresa Ghilarducci is a labor economist and nationally recognized expert in retirement security. Ghilarducci joined The New School in 2008 after 25 years as a professor of economics at the University of Notre Dame and 10 years as director of the school’s Higgins Labor Research Center. As an author, her most recent book – When […]

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Thomas Palley

Thomas Palley

Dr. Thomas Palley is an economist living in Washington DC. He holds a B.A. degree from Oxford University, and a M.A. degree in International Relations and Ph.D. in Economics, both from Yale University. He has published in numerous academic journals, and written for The Atlantic Monthly, American Prospect and Nation magazines. Dr. Palley has recently […]

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Heidi Shierholz

Heidi Shierholz

Heidi Shierholz has researched, written, and spoken widely on the economy and economic policy as it affects middle and low-income families, especially in regards to employment, unemployment, compensation, income and wealth inequality, young workers, unemployment insurance, the minimum wage, and the effects of immigration on the US labor market. She was a coauthor of The […]

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Faiza Patel
Faiza Patel

Faiza Patel

Faiza Patel serves as Co-Director of the Libertyand National Security Program, which seeks to ensure that our government respects human rights and fundamental freedoms in conducting the fight against terrorism.  She is the author of Rethinking Radicalization, a critical analysis of law enforcement theories that suggest that Muslim religious behavior can be considered a proxy […]

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Page Gardner

Page Gardner

Page S. Gardner is the founder and president of the Women’s Voices. Women Vote Action Fund and The Voter Participation Center (VPC), formerly known as Women’s Voices. Women Vote (WVWV). The name was formally changed in 2011 to reflect the fact the organization expanded its focus beyond its original emphasis on unmarried women to include the entire […]

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Gerard Caprio

Gerard Caprio

Gerard Caprio is the William Brough Professor of Economics and Chair of the Center for Development Economics at Williams College. Dr. Caprio is an alumnus of Williams College, having received his undergraduate degree in economics with honors in 1972. He then went on to complete his Ph.D. in economics at the University of  Michigan(Ann Arbor) […]

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John Schmitt

John Schmitt

John Schmitt is a senior economist with the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, DC. He has worked as a consultant for national and international organizations including the American Center for International Labor Solidarity, the Global Policy Network, the International Labor Organization, the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America, and others. A […]

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Timothy Canova
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Timothy Canova discusses the failure of the private banking industry on the Labor Report, February 2012.

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Timothy Canova
February 3, 2012

Timothy Canova discusses derivative deregulation and its impact on the commodities market on Radio Building Bridges, Febr


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Timothy Canova discusses the rise in commodities prices, on Radio Building Bridges, February 3 2012.
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Barry Lynn discusses “the New Monopolies and Open markets” on New America Foundation,  January 26 2012.


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January 5, 2012

Lynn Stout discussing the deregulation of the American financial system  at the Federalist Society, January 5 2012.

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James K. Galbraith
January 1, 2012

James Galbraith discusses the relationship between the Occupy Wall Street movement and the on-going financial crisis on Ameri


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Jacob S. Hacker
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Jacob Hacker discusses  income inequality, and financial regulation on the Majority Report with Sam Seder, December 28 2011

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Lynn A. Stout
December 12, 2011

Lynn Stout talking about shareholder’s rights and corporate governance at the UNSW, December 12 2011.


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Mark Schmitt
December 5, 2011

Mark Schmitt discusses the Republican Candidates on Bhtv, December 5 2011.
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John Schmitt
December 1, 2011

John Schmitt discusses the implications for the Federal Reserve’s involvement in the Eurozone on the Rick Smith Show, D


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Robert Borosage
November 30, 2011

Bob Borosage discuses debt, and pressing economic issues on The Cohen Show, November 30 2011.
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William Darity
November 11, 2011

William Darity discusses African American unemployment on Our Common Ground, November 11 2011.
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Naomi Klein discusses environmental issues on the “Keystone xl” on Democracy Now, November 11 2011.
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Tom Ferguson
October 18, 2011

Tom Ferguson discusses political fundraising and its detrimental effect on American politics on Radio Free Dylan, October 18


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Michael Greenberger
October 17, 2011

Michael Greenberger discusses national security and economic reform on WYPR, October 17 2011.
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Naomi Klein
October 6, 2011

Naomi Klein discusses the Occupy Wall Street Movement on Democracy Now, October 6 2011.
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Jeffrey Madrick
September 30, 2011

Jeffrey Madrick discusses the Euro Debt Crisis and its implications on the Majority Report with Sam Seder, September 30 2011.

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Tom Ferguson
September 23, 2011

Tom Ferguson discusses congressional deadlock on Electric Politics, September 23 2011.
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Walker F. Todd
September 22, 2011

Walker Todd discusses the state of the global economy on Gary Goldberg Financial Services, September 22 2011.

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L. Randall Wray
September 15, 2011

Randall Wray discusses Wall Street and the Stock Market on KPFK, September 15 2011.
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Heather Boushey
August 30, 2011

Heather Boushey discusses the Great Depression, the current economic crisis and economic theory on Radio West, August 30 2011

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Frank Partnoy
August 17, 2011

Frank Partnoy discusses Credit Downgrade and National Debt on NPR, August 17 2011.
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Michael Greenberger
August 8, 2011

Michael Greenberger discusses the recent credit downgrades  on Dan Rodricks, August 8 2011.
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Jeffrey Madrick
July 13, 2011

Jeffrey Madrick discusses America’s need for a new FDR and his book “Age of Greed” at Hyde Park, July 13 2


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Kemal Dervis
June 13, 2011

Kemal Dervis traces the development and expansion of the global economy at the Center for Global Development, June 13 2011.

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Jeffrey Madrick
June 11, 2011

Jeffrey Madrick discusses the genesis of greediness  and the roots of the financial crisis at the Seattle Town Hall, June 11


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Damon A. Silvers
June 1, 2011

Damon Silvers discusses the bipartisan attack on Medicare on Between the Lines, June 1 2011.
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Barry C. Lynn
April 28, 2011

Barry Lynn discusses Chinese Companies in the US and the Chinese trade practices on RFD, April 28 2011.


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Robert Johnson
March 29, 2011

Robert Johnson discusses the insidious nature of too big too fail banks on KIRO-FM, March 29 2011.
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Tamara Draut
March 25, 2011

Tamara Draut discusses the need for government investment at Demos, March 25 2011.
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Diane Coyle
March 21, 2011

Diane Coyle discusses the challenges of the financial crisis on Econtalk, March 21 2011.
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Damon A. Silvers
March 16, 2011

Damon Silvers discussing the need to invest in infrastructure on InfrastructureUSA, March 16 2011.
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Eric Rauchway
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Eric Rauchway on “the New Deal History and Effectiveness” at the McKinzie Research, March 10 2011.
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Naomi Klein
March 9, 2011

Naomi Klein discusses the Right Wing Ideology and Anti-Union Bills on Democracy Now, March 9 2011.
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L. Randall Wray
March 2, 2011

Randall Wray discusses his views on the “Biggest Drains on the Economy” and “Deficit” on Ross Reynolds, March

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John Schmitt
February 25, 2011

John Schmitt discusses “the Relationship between State and Local Government and Public Sector Unions” on NPR, Februar


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Naomi Klein
February 24, 2011

Naomi Klein discusses the Arab Spring with Sam Seder, February 24 2011.
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James K. Boyce
February 3, 2011

James Boyce discusses contemporary environmentalism on KPFA, February 3 2011.
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Juliet Schor
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Juliet Schor discusses issues of consumption and sustainability, and her new book “Plenitude” on Office Hours, O

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Mark Schmitt
October 22, 2010

Mark Schmitt discusses the Republicans and the Economy on Bhtv, October 22 2010.
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Leo Hindery, Jr.
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William Darity
September 9, 2010

William Darity discusses the relationship between race and rampant African-American unemployment on September 9 2010.


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William Darity
June 13, 2010

William Darity discusses economic theory on Cree, June 13 2010.
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William Darity
March 31, 2010

William Darity discusses the intersection between economy and race on Cree, March 31 2010.
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Samuel Bowles
November 17, 2009

Samuel Bowles discusses the evolution of the modern economy  at Harvard University, November 17 2009.
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Jacob S. Hacker
September 21, 2009

Jacob Hacker defends and describes the public option for healthcare on NPR Planet Money, September 21 2009.

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Lynn A. Stout
June 19, 2009

Lynn Stout arguing for the need to regulate and reform the credit default swap market on NPR, June 19 2009.


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Henry C.K. Liu
June 8, 2009

Henry C.K. Liu discusses the history and implications of the Global Economic Crisis on Reform the Money, June 8 2009.

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Frank Partnoy
May 17, 2009

Frank Partnoy discusses Wall Street Scandals and Ivar Kreuger on The Big Money, May 17 2009.
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Robert Kuttner
April 23, 2009

Robert Kuttner discusses the “Single Payer Health Care Plan” on Vermont Public Radio, April 23 2009.

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Frank Partnoy
March 25, 2009

Frank Partnoy discusses Derivatives on NPR, May 25 2009.
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Daniel L. Goroff
March 1, 2009

Daniel Goroff discusses information commodities and financial markets at American Academy, March 1 2009.

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Robert Johnson
February 27, 2009

Robert Johnson discusses the bank bailouts and the state of the financial sector on Bill Moyers Journal, February 27 2009.


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Eric Rauchway
December 1, 2008

Eric Rauchway discusses “the Great Depression and its causes” at the University of California Davis, December 1 2008.

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Tom Ferguson
September 27, 2008

Tom Ferguson discusses the bailout package and the financial crisis on Sounds of Dissent, September 27  2008.


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James Crotty
September 17, 2008

James Crotty discusses derivatives, deregulation, and financial markets on Corporate Watchdog Radio, September 17 2008.

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Michael Greenberger discusses the economic crisis on NPR, September 17 2008.
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Eric Rauchway
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Eric Rauchway discusses “American Exceptionalism”, and his book “Blessed Among Nations” on the Forum with Mic

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Jacob S. Hacker
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Jacob Hacker discusses reforming the American healthcare system on Tides, July 21 2008.
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Steve Fraser
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Steve Fraser discusses Wall Street scandals and the need for economic reform on Bill Moyer June 13 2008.

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Lance Lindblom
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Lance Lindblom discusses “Socially Responsible Investing” and  “shareholder’s role in corporate governance


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Michael Greenberger
April 3, 2008

Michael Greenberger discusses the dangers of complex trading devices  on NPR, April 3 2008.
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Steve Fraser
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Steve Fraser discusses the shift in public opinion over Wall Street on Yale Press, March 15 2008.
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Linda Bilmes
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Linda Bilmes on the economic impact of the Iraq war on Commonwealth California, March 4 2008.
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Walker F. Todd
November 20, 2007

Walker Todd discusses private currency issues on NPR, November 20 2007.
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Greg Anrig discusses the failure of Bush-Era economic policies on KUCI, November 20 2007.
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Stuart Ewen
September 18, 2007

Stuart Ewen discusses persistent stereotypes Weekly Signals, KUCI, September 18 2007.
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Tamara Draut
November 29, 2006

Tamara Draut discusses the high cost of college tuition and youth economic struggles on NPR, November 29 2006.

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Heidi Hartmann
October 12, 2006

Heidi Hartmann discusses the contemporary work, family relationship at the Center for Economic and Policy Research, October


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Tamara Draut
March 28, 2006

Tamara Draut discusses the struggles of young workers on KUI, March 28 2006.
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