Political Economy Research Institute
(1998; Amherst, United States; 27 staff; peri.umass.edu)
Is an independent unit of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, with close ties to the Department of Economics. It “promotes human and ecological well-being through original research” as a source of “policy initiatives on issues of globalization, living wages and decent work, and the economics of peace, development, and the environment.”
- An online calendar of past and upcoming events.
Leadership: Gerald Epstein & Robert Pollin (Co-Directors)