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Gar Alperovitz recently sat down with Paul Jay of the Real News Network for an extended interview covering the length and breadth of his work as historian and “advocate for a new economy.” Check out part three of his five-part interview (if you missed part one or two, you can find them here and here):
Originally featured on The Real News Network.
Capitalism in Long Term Stagnation and Decay – Gar Alperovitz on Reality Asserts Itself (3/5)
Mr. Alperovitz tells Paul Jay that if you concentrate wealth at the top, there’s not enough purchasing power to make the rest of the system work
Gar Alperovitz is the Lionel R. Bauman professor of political economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of the Democracy Collaborative. He is the author of the newly released book, “What Then Must We Do? Straight Talk About The Next American Revolution.”