Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism Forum


09:00:00 AM Light Breakfast
09:30:00 AM Ralph Nader Opening Remarks

09:50:00 AM Bert Foer Antitrust & How Kleptocracy Corrupts What Markets Are Supposed to Do

10:10:00 AM William Black Financial and Insurance Rackets

10:30:00 AM Robert Kuttner The Virtues and Limits of Markets

10:50:00 AM Greg LeRoy First Corporate Tax-Break Subsidies: Boosting Monopolies, Fueling Inequality

11:10:00 AM James Henry Systematized Tax Evasion: Cheating Competition

11:30:00 AM Lunch

12:15:00 PM Russell Mokhiber Systemic Corporate Crime: Business as Usual

12:35:00 PM Rob Weissman How Market Fundamentalism Corrupts The Political Process

12:55:00 PM Dennis Kelleher Endemic Market Failure/Inequality

01:15:00 PM Tom McGarity The Assault on Regulation (And the Case for It)

01:35:00 PM Rena Steinzor The Assault on Regulation (And the Case for It)

01:55:00 PM Damon Silvers SEC and the Inadequacy of Financial Regulation

02:15:00 PM Joel Rogers Public Goods: When Markets Fail[email protected]

02:35:00 PM William Lazonick Stock Buybacks: Free-Market Ideology's License to Loot

02:55:00 PM Lori Wallach Market Fundamentalism and Trade

03:15:00 PM Steven Clifford The Lack of a Free Market for Executive Compensation

03:35:00 PM Ralph Nader Institutionalizing Lawlessness: Systematically Subverting Markets