Mark Weisbrot

Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, in Washington, D.C. and president of Just Foreign Policy. He is also the author of  Failed: What the “Experts” Got Wrong About the Global Economy (Oxford University Press, 2015).

Grading the Deficit Hawks

Yes, There is Such a Thing as a Free Lunch

The NYT Skewers Venezuela, Again

With or Without Chávez

Institutionalizing “Secret” Drone Strikes

Obama’s Vilification of Latin America

Haiti’s Worsening Water Crisis

Priority One: Employment

Chavez and the New South America

America Likes Democracy, Except in Venezuela

Assange and Sweden’s Shame

The UN’s Cholera Epidemic in Haiti

Full-Employment and Political Will

Argentina and the Magic Soybean

GOP’s War on Women Backfires

A New Start for the World Bank?

The Impediment to Democracy in Haiti

Making Chevron Pay

Brazil Takes the Lead in Trying to Stop Another Senseless War

Will Israel Attack Iran?

Obama’s Timid Budget

The Problem With “Pro Democracy” Groups

The Jobless Recovery

America’s Lost Decade

A New Force in Latin America