Are We Heading Into a New Financial Crisis?

The financial crisis of 2008 seriously impacted most Americans. For many, it was a debacle that exposed the policies and practices of Wall Street that were not in the public interest. The destruction was formidable and thought was given as…

What’s Happening to the Middle Class?

The economic reports indicate an economy on the move, yet the middle class appears to be in trouble: stagnant wages and job promotion opportunities, high education costs, student debt, increased taxes, and a general sense of struggle and confusion. How…

An Update on Wall Street

North Jersey Public Policy Network and The Institute for Sustainable Enterprise offer an engaging evening taking a retrospective view of the past financial crisis, and determining what has changed.

David Cay Johnston – Income Inequality

Income/wealth inequality is creating serious problems for America’s middle class and has worsened the plight of those in poverty. Maintaining and expanding the middle class while preserving the safety net is essential to stability and democracy. David Cay Johnston is…