Video: The Road Ahead: Unemployment, Poverty and the Recession      Category:

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2009/09/08/CAPITAL_Lawrence_Mishel_on_What_the_Economy_Needs_Now Lawrence Mishel, President of the Economic Policy Institute predicts that, because of the recession, "over a third of the people are going to be unemployed or underemployed at some point in 2010." He argues that, as a result, poverty rates will spike, with over half of African American children living in poverty.