Tag: economics

Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Significance of China in the Global Economy

Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Significance of China in the Global Economy

This is David Harvey and you’re listening to the Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: a podcastthat looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens.This podcast is made possible by Democracy at Work.On January 2nd, 2019, after the stock market was closed, Apple Computer announced thatit was not going to meet its sales targets particularly in China.There was an immediate …

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Richard Wolff on the Auto Industry

Richard Wolff on the Auto Industry

Let me turn now to the automobile industry, a topic we return to oftenbecause so much of the last century of American history has been shaped aroundthe private automobile. Let’s begin this way: the private car is the largestsingle cause of air pollution in our society. What comes out of the tailpipeof that car is …

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Clinton’s Claims on Auto Industry ‘Not True’

Clinton’s Claims on Auto Industry ‘Not True’

When you get defensive and you have to defend your record of supportingvirtually every horrific trade agreement, you say things that are just not quite correct.Last night, Secretary Clinton went out of her way to mischaracterize my history, as it relates to the 2008 auto industry bailoutsand let me be as clear as I can. …

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Ominous Outlook for Autos & the Economy (w/ Danielle DiMartino-Booth & Daniel Ruiz)

Ominous Outlook for Autos & the Economy (w/ Danielle DiMartino-Booth & Daniel Ruiz)

DANIEL RUIZ: We’ve had sequential declinesin retail sales.Incentives aren’t budging.We know that production is falling.I’m trying to wrap my head around what happens next.DANIELLE DIMARTINO BOOTH: The ironyof casting a light on General Motors to the extentthat President Trump did is that it actually made things worse. ASH BENNINGTON: Welcome to The Exchange.I’m Ash Bennington.Today, …

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Automobile Industry: Opportunities, Markets, and Globalization

Automobile Industry: Opportunities, Markets, and Globalization

Hi, I’m Jack Plunkett. Today we’re going totalk about the global automobile industry. Now this is ahuge industry with already one billion cars and light trucks on the road aroundthe world, and the global industry selling between 80 and 100 million newcars and light trucks yearly. Now, like any other industry, what the autoindustry would …

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