Austerity in a Recession Is a Bad Idea
As a society, we need to invest in areas and activities that we’ve been neglecting: our communities, our families, and our planet.
Juliet Schor is a professor of sociology at Boston College. Her research over the past decade has been focused on
pertaining to trends in work and leisure, consumerism, the
between work and family, women's issues and economic
justice. She is the author of several books, and is currently working on a project about the
childhood. she is also interested in issues of environmental
and its relation to Americans' lifestyles.