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Robert Kuttner

Robert Kuttner is an award-winning economics journalist and professor. He was a long-time columnist at BusinessWeek and is a cofounder and coeditor of The American Prospect magazine. He has also worked as a staff writer and columnist for the Washington Post, economics editor of The New Republic, and chief investigator of the Senate Banking Committee. Kuttner currently teaches at Brandeis University and has previously taught at the University of Massachusetts, Boston University, the University of Oregon, and the Institute of Politics at Harvard. He is the author of eleven books, including the bestselling Obama’s Challenge: America’s Economic Crisis and the Power of a Transformative Presidency (2008) and one of his best-known works, Everything for Sale: the Virtues and Limits of Markets (1997). Kuttner has received a slew of awards for his work, among them two  Sidney Hillman Journalism Awards and a number of fellowships, including a Guggenheim Fellowship. His latest book is Can Democracy Survive Global Capitalism?

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