Economic Update: Economic Change and Personal Life Crises

This episode provides updates on the car parts industry, how Russia’s economy is growing despite sanctions, declining US teaching positions for new PhDs in humanities and huge Mexican strikes against Driscoll berries. We also respond to questions on countries’ currency manipulations and the role of unions in workers’ co-ops. Finally, we address how capitalism’s changes since 1970s have disrupted people’s personal lives across the United States.

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