A lively discussion on what President Barack Obama called “the defining challenge of our time.”
Dr. Robert Pollin is co-director of the Political Economy Research Institute and Distinguished Professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst . Dr. Pollin’s recent books include Back to Full Employment (2012) and A Measure of Fairness: The Economics of Living Wages and Minimum Wages in the United States (co-authored, 2008).
Panelists include Dr. Fred Floss, director of the Fiscal Policy Institute; Dr. Ted Schmidt; and Bruce Fisher from the Economics and Finance Department.
The Center for Economic & Policy Studies
The Burchfield Penney Art Center
League of Women Voters of Buffalo/Niagara
Department of Economics & Finance, Buffalo State
5:30 p.m.: Robert Pollin “Solving Inequality”
6:30 p.m.: Robert Reich’s Inequality for All, the final film in the Crisis! film Series.
7:45 p.m.: Panel Discussion
Followed by audience Q&A
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