Opinions from Swarthmore College's alumni

See all schools and universities
Open uri20180614 4 1u58ngz?1528998462

Dean Baker, Macroeconomist and codirector of the Center for Economic and Policy Research

disagrees Robot Tax
[This] is a tax on productivity growth.
Open uri20170717 4 pbixyz?1500316200

Elizabeth S. Anderson, Philosopher. University of Michigan.

disagrees Basic Income
Van Parijs would guarantee everyone the maximum unconditional basic income that could be sustained in a society (...) regardless of wether they were able or performing socially useful work. Lazy, able-bodied surfers would be just as entitled to that income as dependent caretakers or the disabled. (...) Van Parij's proposal effectively indulges the tastes of the lazy and irresponsible at the expen... See More
Open uri20180614 4 1u58ngz?1528998462

Dean Baker, Macroeconomist and codirector of the Center for Economic and Policy Research

disagrees Job Guarantee
A jobs guarantee may be a good aspirational goal, but we have a lot of messy work that we have to deal with first. If the push for a jobs guarantee distracts from this work, then it will be a major step backwards
Open uri20170704 4 b40xas?1499180564

Chris Van Hollen,

CEO-to-worker pay ratio disclosure rule increases transparency and provides critical information to investors to better understand executive compensation
Open uri20170910 4 1p51j4a?1505065887

Kevin Hassett, resident scholar and director of economic policy studies at the renowned American Enterprise Institute

agrees Carbon Tax
Open uri20180614 4 1u58ngz?1528998462

Dean Baker, Macroeconomist and codirector of the Center for Economic and Policy Research

agrees Carbon Tax
Missing mini

Joseph Altuzarra, French fashion designer

Missing mini

David L. Cohen, American businessman

Missing mini

Corinna E. Lathan, American biopsychologist, mathematician, and neuroscientist

Missing mini

Alberto J. Mora, American lawyer

Missing mini

James Hormel, American philanthropist

Missing mini

Armond Budish, American politician

Missing mini

Susan Almy, Politician

Open uri20170328 4 1864v47?1490731168

Chris Van Hollen, American politician

Missing mini

Michael Dukakis, American politician

Open uri20170328 4 1p4m0h0?1490730770

Robert D. Putnam, Professor of Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School

Data?1471892225

Peter Cohan, American businessman

Filter by occupation/university by clicking on the pies: