All posts tagged "poverty"

  • Basic Income: Better Than Welfare?

    Two economists debate whether a universal basic income would be an improvement over the current welfare system. Bryan Caplan, PhD George Mason University Bryan Caplan is a senior scholar at the Mercatus Center and a professor of...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • Payday Lenders: Heroes or Villains?

    Are payday lenders harmful to the economy? Two experts debate the issue. Thaya Brook Knight Cato Institute Thaya Brook Knight is associate director of financial regulation studies at the Cato Institute. Before joining Cato, she co-founded and...

    • Posted September 2, 2016
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  • Blaming the Poor: The Long Shadow of the Moynihan Report on Cruel Images about Poverty

    Susan Greenbaum discusses her new book on poverty, Blaming the Poor: The Long Shadow of the Moynihan Report on Cruel Images about Poverty, with reviewer Bradley Schiller. Susan Greenbaum, PhD University of South Florida Susan Greenbaum is...

    • Posted December 14, 2015
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