Why a little class war could go a long way for Hillary Clinton

Clinton has taken aim at "quarterly capitalism." But there are broader problems with our corporate culture that need to be addressed, too.

Hillary Clinton
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After laying out a very broad economic agenda in early July, Hillary Clinton returned last week to start drilling into specifics.

These include combating what Clinton terms "quarterly capitalism" — the tendency of corporations and businesses to focus on short-term gains to shareholders, rather than long-term investments in jobs, better pay, and more productive capital.

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