Dollars and Sense

5 segments

The US economy added 117,000 jobs in July, but fears of a double-dip recession persist. Diane Brady of Bloomberg BusinessWeek breaks down the latest economic and political news. Plus: Barbara Ehrenreich on the 10th anniversary of her bestseller Nickel and Dimed; Tufts University medical professor Nassir Ghaemi on the links between leadership and mental illness; the legacy of former Governor Hugh Carey; and the implications of facial recognition technology with Farhad Manjoo from Slate.