Debates by Category: Wall Street

October 20, 2011

Occupy Wall Street: The Right Focus

Occupy Wall Street protesters are wise to focus on unequal income distribution-such as the outsize gains reaped by financial-industry companies. Pro or con?

Read the debate by guest columnists John Schmitt and Tim Cavanaugh and watch the video with Bloomberg.com’s Suzanne Woolley

September 23, 2008

Taxpayers Shouldn’t Fund Wall Street’s Bailout

Dysfunctional U.S. financial-industry players shouldn’t count on average Jane and John Does to fund the cleanup of their mess. Pro or con?

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