Rice & Roses #401 : Unemployment: What Causes It? Can It Be Cured?

Panelists A. Van Horn Diamond, former Secretary of Hawaiʻi State Federation of Labor; David Thompson, Education Director International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU); and Robert Hasegawa, former Director Hawaiʻi State Department of Labor are interviewed by Max Roffman and discuss issues pertaining to unemployment in Hawaiʻi and across the United States. Other topics include: the unequal distribution of wealth, low wages, inflation, and military spending as potential causes of unemployment. Recorded in 1976.

Languages: English


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