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The Coming Collapse of the Middle Class

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Distinguished law scholar Elizabeth Warren teaches contract law, bankruptcy, and commercial law at Harvard Law School. She is an outspoken critic of America’s credit economy, which she has linked to the continuing rise in bankruptcy among the middle-class. Series: “UC Berkeley Graduate Council Lectures” [6/2007]

A summary of her talk available here.

bspcommentAnother well educated, highly placed citizen who saw this economic catastrophe coming… What the hell is wrong with our politicians? Why can’t they just admit they blew and start rebuilding our economics from main street first? An almost identical feature of U.S. and Canadian stimulus packages is focused too much on trying to reignite the very economic bubble that contributed to the mess we’re in. And where the hell is the transparency and accountability that politicians on both sides of the 49th have been flapping their gums about?


Written by mattliving

February 9, 2009 at 10:00 pm

Posted in Economics, Politics, Video

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