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March/April 2011

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    Evo Morales’ Lithium Gamble

    By Elissa Dennis

    Investment in production of a high-tech mineral could bring about a monumental shift in Bolivia’s economy. | Order this issue or subscribe.

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    Fed Up

    By Robert Larson

    The Federal Reserve’s balance sheet is exploding. Who benefits? | Order this issue or subscribe.

  • the regulars

    • the short run
    • ampersand

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    • two centsLetter on William K. Black article
    • active cultureForeclosuregate Activism
    • commentMiddle East Uprisings
    • making senseFull Employment as the Answer for Europe
    • in reviewRobert Reich, Aftershock
    • ask dr. dollarWho Gets the Value We All Produce?