Kudos to Timothy Canova (Chapman Univ. Law) and heterodox economist friends of ClassCrits who’ve been tapped for a committee to advise Sen. Bernie Sanders on crafting legislation to reform the Federal Reserve. Canova will join Gerald Epstein of the U.Mass. Political Economy Research Institute, economist L. Randall Wray, and financial regulation expert Jane D’Arista, along with Joseph Stiglitz, Robert Reich, Jeffrey Sachs, James K. Galbraith, William Greider, William Black, Robert Johnson, Nomi Prins and others. The group will develop a regulatory plan to respond to the Fed’s conflicts of interest and other problems found by a recent GAO report.
Classcrits X: Mobilizing for Resistance, Solidarity and Justice
Nov. 10-11, 2017
Tulane University School of Law
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This blog is the public manifestation of the ClassCrits Project. The blog focuses on law and economic inequality from a critical legal perspective. Supported by the University at Buffalo School of Law, participants in the ClassCrits Project - and this blog in particular - hope to start a discussion that puts economic inequality at the center rather than at the margins of mainstream law. [Read More]