quinta-feira, 19 de abril de 2012

Gar Alperovitz at the Transition to a New Economy Conference

Gar Alperovitz is a professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland. A former Fellow of King's College, a founding Fellow of the Harvard IOP, a Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies, and a Guest Scholar at the Brookings Institution, he has testified before numerous Congressional committees and lectures widely around the country. He is recognized as a key figure in the revival of political canvassing and a strong proponent of transforming ownership. He is a founding principal of the Democracy Collaborative at UMD, on the board of Directors for the New Economics Institute, and the author of several critically acclaimed books and articles, including "Another World is Possible, America Beyond Capitalism", and work on atomic diplomacy.