Economic Update: Higher Education in Crisis

college_graduation.jpg

Direct Download

Today's updates include an analysis of unemployment numbers to show what they hide as well as reveal. Responses to listeners' questions expose the economics of lotteries and why the largest US corporations have recently used their profits to buy back their shares in the stock markets. The second half of the show features an in-depth interview with Prof. Sohnya Sayres where we explore the end of free college and universities in the US, the rise of administrators dominating students and faculty and what these trends have meant for the quality of higher education in the US.


Showing 1 comment

  • followed this page 2016-09-15 12:30:42 -0400
Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.

Become a Monthly

d@w

Supporter

Sign Up!

Upcoming Events

d@w-Phoenix Virtual Meeting

When: Feb 18, 2017 08:00—08:00AM

Where: d@w-Phoenix Loomio Page (Online)

What: Presented by John Rhoads

Trump's Economy: Talk v. Reality

When: Feb 22, 2017 12:30—01:45PM

Where: BCC Auditorium: Berkeley City College

What: Presented by Joan Berezin

View All Events


Facebook Friends:

Which of your Facebook friends have joined

d@w

Connect to Find Out:


d_w_Featured_Partner_TruthOut.png


d_w_Sibar_Box_2_EU_iTunes.png