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On this week's Economic Update, Prof.
Richard Wolff presents updates on major troubles (Brexit, Trump,
etc.), student debt penalty, New York billionaires ask to be taxed,
Trump's job fantasies, Seattle's official renters commission, age
discrimination. The second half of the show is dedicated to major
discussions on (1) the economics of immigration, and (2) how worker
coops differ from capitalist corporations on where and how to
About the Podcast
Economic Update is a weekly nationally syndicated radio program produced by Democracy at Work and hosted by Richard D. Wolff. The program explores complex economic issues and empowers listeners with information to analyze their own financial situation as well as the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies.