Sunday, May 6, 2012
Our economy as an ecosystem
Charlie Rose interviews Nick Hanauer and Eric Liu, authors of The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy and the Role of Government. Regardless of your political perpective, their arguments that the economy is an ecosystem that requires cultivation, like a garden. Many interesting suggestions about how, and why, we need to think about and fix the economy that cultivates a strong middle class--who they argue--are the real job creators.