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5/15 Main Street Smarts, with Grace Ross (Rebroadcast)

This year, interspersed with new shows, the Free School University Program will be replaying most of the shows from last year, in chronological order.  (The only shows we’ll skip will be those for which there is no recording, and maybe … Continue reading

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Economic Policy and the 99% (Special FSU-Radio collection)

To help people think about some of the economic issues facing the 99%, in particular as the U.S. elections draw close, we have collected together a series of four programs that we have done that relate to government economic policy, … Continue reading

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Wed 10/3 – Fiscal Policy w/ Prof. Arjun Jayadev

Fiscal policy is based on the idea that the government can use spending or taxation, not just for the sake of funding useful programs, but also as a way to affect the economy. Topics discussed in this show include, how … Continue reading

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Wed 9/12 – Money, Debt & the Federal Reserve Bank w/ Prof. Arjun Jayadev – Audio link

We have added a link to the audio recording of our 9/12/12 show Money, Debt & the Federal Reserve Bank w/ Prof. Arjun Jayadev (originally broadcast 2/15). You can listen on the FSU Archive page, or DOWNLOAD.  See the original … Continue reading

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Wed 9/12 – Money, Debt & the Federal Reserve Bank w/ Prof. Arjun Jayadev (rebroadcast)

We have aired this show on FSU-Radio twice before (including the original broadcast).  But it is such an important topic, especially with the elections coming up, that it seems worth repeating.  We are also working on putting together a follow-up … Continue reading

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Wed 6/13 – Money, Debt & the Federal Reserve Bank w/ Prof. Arjun Jayadev (rebroadcast)

Dr. Arjun Jayadev is a young Assistant Professor of Economics at U. Mass – Boston with a strong commitment to progressive policies to make the economy work for the 99%. He explains what money “really” is, and discusses matters such … Continue reading

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