Events

Authors@MIT

Mar
28
Tue
The Vanishing Middle Class, Peter Temin @ The MIT Press Bookstore
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

The MIT Press Bookstore presents Peter Temin, Professor of Economics The Vanishing Middle ClassEmeritus at MIT and author of The Vanishing Middle Class: Prejudice and Power in a Dual Economy (MIT Press) at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, March 28, at the Bookstore.

In The Vanishing Middle Class, Peter Temin argues that American history and politics, particularly slavery and its aftermath, play an important part in the widening gap between rich and poor and outlines ways to work toward greater equality so that America will no longer have one economy for the rich and one for the poor.

Eventbrite - Peter Temin, Author Talk