Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Economics professor discusses the past, present and future of the U.S. economy

By Nancy Pierce

October 13, 2011

According to Stephen Resnick, a distinguished  professor of economics, America is a consumerist society and “advertising is its religion.” Resnick gave a talk titled “Contending Interpretations of Economic Crisis: Neoc...

The hidden evils behind “divide and conquer”

By Mike Tudoreanu

February 17, 2011

It’s an old tactic: Get your opponents to fight amongst themselves so that they will get weaker and you can pick them off one by one. Gaius Julius Caesar coined the phrase “divide et impera” – divide and conquer – to...