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Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin is a distinguished professor of economics and co-director of the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

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Build the Green Economy

By Robert Pollin, Boston Review | News Analysis

A Post-Austerity Agenda

By Robert Pollin, The New School | Video

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Coal Miners and the Green Agenda

By Robert Pollin, New Labor Forum | News Analysis

Obama Fails to Reappoint Serious Regulator to CFTC

By Robert Pollin and Jessica Desvarieux, The Real News Network | Video Report

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Don't Buy the Spin: How Cutting the Pentagon's Budget Could Boost the Economy

By Robert Pollin and Heidi Garrett-Peltier, The Nation | News Analysis

Nineteen Million Jobs for US Workers

By Robert Pollin, Jeannette WicksLim and Heidi Garrett-Peltier, Political Economy Research Institute | Report

Field Notes on Wall Street Reform: the Battle Continues

By Robert Pollin, New Labor Forum | Op-Ed
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Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin

Robert Pollin is a distinguished professor of economics and co-director of the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

Other articles by this author

2014.9.16.Pollin.thumb

Build the Green Economy

By Robert Pollin, Boston Review | News Analysis

A Post-Austerity Agenda

By Robert Pollin, The New School | Video

2014.3.3.Pollin.thumb

Coal Miners and the Green Agenda

By Robert Pollin, New Labor Forum | News Analysis

Obama Fails to Reappoint Serious Regulator to CFTC

By Robert Pollin and Jessica Desvarieux, The Real News Network | Video Report

51812-3 thumb

Don't Buy the Spin: How Cutting the Pentagon's Budget Could Boost the Economy

By Robert Pollin and Heidi Garrett-Peltier, The Nation | News Analysis

Nineteen Million Jobs for US Workers

By Robert Pollin, Jeannette WicksLim and Heidi Garrett-Peltier, Political Economy Research Institute | Report

Field Notes on Wall Street Reform: the Battle Continues

By Robert Pollin, New Labor Forum | Op-Ed