The Body Economic, Recessions, Budget Battles, Politics of Life and Death

Book Discussion on [The Body Economic] - C-SPAN Video Library: "Dr. Sanjay Basu, co-author of the book The Body Economic: Recessions, Budget Battles, and the Politics of Life and Death, talked about the health impacts of economic austerity measures in countries around the world following the 2008 recession and throughout history. He spoke about the correlation between government cuts in social and health spending and the rise in rates of things like heart disease, suicide, and HIV. This event was hosted by Book Passage in San Francisco."

Redesign of [New York Times] Book Review - C-SPAN Video Library: "Pamela Paul, editor of the New York Times Book Review, talked about the redesign of the newspaper’s book review section, the first full redesign since 2007."

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