Jacob Hacker is the Stanley Resor professor of political science and director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University. He is the co-author, with Paul Pierson, of “Winner-Take-All Politics.”
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Thursday, August 02, 2012
Renewed Push for Democracy Must Trump Austerity Drive
The political fight over America’s ailing economy is dominated by one word: debt. For most Americans, however, the real problems are jobs and growth—we don’t have enough of either.