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Rob Larson

Rob Larson

Rob Larson is professor of economics at Tacoma Community College in Washington State. He is the author of Bleakonomics from Pluto Press and the forthcoming Capitalism vs. Freedom. Follow him on Twitter @IronicProfessor.

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Rob Larson

Rob Larson

Rob Larson is professor of economics at Tacoma Community College in Washington State. He is the author of Bleakonomics from Pluto Press and the forthcoming Capitalism vs. Freedom. Follow him on Twitter @IronicProfessor.