America Beyond Capitalism

by Dan Bloom, producer

The last few years of economic malaise have left Americans in search of a new way forward. In his book America Beyond Capitalism, Gar Alperovitz lays out ideas for reinventing the American economy in a way that benefits all points on the production chain, from worker-owned companies to community banks.

Alperovitz is a professor at the University of Maryland, College Park, and the founding principal of the Democracy Collaborative. Learn more about their work at

Gar Alperovitz website

Gar Alperovitz twitter page

Recent NY Times editorial