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Building a New Economic System

Many Americans are frustrated with our economic system and are worried that it is failing. Gar Alperovitz argues that the time is right for a new-economy movement to take shape to build a new system In What Then Must We Do? he proposes a new economic system that is not corporate capitalism, not state socialism, but something entirely American.

Publication date: 2013-06-19
Parent publication: WNYC
Publisher: The Leonard Lopate Show
Publication URL: http://www.wnyc.org/story/300336-building-new-economic-system/

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