Fellow Talks

Lee Ohanian: The Dangerous & Uninformed Shift to Socialism in the United States

Thursday, September 19, 2019
Lee Ohanian

Recorded on August 9, 2019

Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Lee Ohanian discusses the growing interest in socialism and socialist policies among some political circles. He also talks about the dangers that exist for our economy if socialist policies are implemented. He describes the examples of China and India, which both flourished economically after abandoning socialist policies. He also addresses the distortions that the 2020 democratic presidential candidates have presented about capitalism.