Doug Henwood is the editor of Left Business Observer and the author of Wall Street: How It Works and For Whom and After the New Economy: The Binge ... And the Hangover That Won’t Go Away.
NY Times Rounds Up ‘Left-Leaning Economists’ Opposed to Bernie Sanders for a Unicorn Hunt
So slight is these economists' leftward lean that it would require very sensitive equipment to measure. MORE
Features · February 18, 2016
The Wall Street Journal Wants You To Be Afraid of Bernie Sanders’ Budget Proposal. Don’t Be.
If anything, Bernie should be thinking bigger. MORE
Views · September 15, 2015
In the Information Economy, Workers Are Far From Obsolete
First posted at Left Business Observer. Paul Mason has a breathless piece in The Guardian making grand New Economy claims that sound like recycled propaganda from the late-199... MORE
Working · July 20, 2015
Union Membership Is Down Again—But It Still Pays To Be a Member
The Bureau of Labor Statistics is just out with its figures on union membership in 2014. Overall membership, aka density, fell to 11.1% of the workforce, from 11.3% in 2013. The decline was more than entirely... MORE
Working · January 23, 2015