Stories by Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin is director of the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI) at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. subscribe to Robert Pollin's feed

Posted on: Oct 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The lesson is that creating jobs and protecting the environment can go hand-in-hand.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Policymakers have ignored some major avenues for stimulating job creation that could create lots of jobs quickly and cheaply.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2011, Source: Boston Review

Why a high employment economy is the best tool for fighting poverty.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2010, Source: The Nation

Electing Democrats won't help as long as they adhere to the discredited tenets of neoliberalism.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Budgetary horror stories trump reality and terrify the public. The reality is not so bad.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2009, Source: New Labor Forum

A green investment sector can help rid the capital development of the U.S. economy of casino logic.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2009, Source: The Nation

How to achieve environmental sustainability, social justice and economic recovery.

Posted on: Nov 12, 2008, Source: The Nation

A large-scale stimulus program is the only action that can possibly do the job.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2008, Source: Dollars and Sense

What do Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and John McCain have to say about our current financial crisis?

Posted on: Mar 17, 2008, Source: The Nation

Recognizing the costs of the Iraq War is even more crucial now that the economy is facing recession.