Part 1. What Made America Great
April 19, 2016
University of California, Berkeley
Professor Paul Pierson presents the forgotten history of American prosperity: how public and private sectors worked together for economic growth and social progress. This mixed economy increased life spans, built infrastructure, and spurred innovation.
For more on this topic
- Read his new book American Amnesia with Jacob Hacker.
- Check out the SSN Spotlight on their book, and find excerpts from their book featured in The American Prospect, Mothers Jones, and the New York Times.