Ken Jacobson

We Stopped Pfizer’s Giant Tax Dodge, Now Let’s End the Stock Market Manipulation

This post originally appeared on the blog for the Institute for New Economic Thinking.

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3 Corporate Myths that Threaten the Wealth of the Nation

Corporations are not working for the 99%. But this wasn’t always the case. In a special 5-part AlterNet series, William Lazonick, professor at UMass, president of the Academic-Industry Research Network, and one of the leading expert on the American corporation, along with journalist Ken Jacobson and AlterNet’s Lynn Parramore, will examine the foundations, history, and purpose of the corporation to answer this vital question: How can the public take control of the business corporation and make it work for the real economy?

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