The OU Center for Peace and Development, Security in Context, and the Colorado State university Economics Department present a conversation with Dr. Josh Bives, Director of Research at the Economic Policy Institute.
Josh Bivens' areas of research include macroeconomics, fiscal and monetary policy, the economics of globalization, social insurance, and public investment. Bivens is the author of Failure by Design: The Story behind America's Broken Economy (EPI; Cornell University Press) and Everybody Wins Except for Most of Us: What Economics Really Teaches About Globalization (EPI). He is the co-author of The State of Working America, 12th ed. (EPI; Cornell University Press) and co-editor of Good Jobs, Bad Jobs, No Jobs: Labor Markets and Informal Work in Egypt, El Salvador, India, Russia and South Africa (EPI).
Dr. Daniele Tavani, Department of Economics, Colorado State University moderates.