Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Capitalism's Crisis Deepens Essays on the Global Economic Meltdown/Democracy At Work. After 8 straight days of losses the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed today up 151 points. The Nasdaq and S&P also closed the day on top, up 35 points and 16 points respectively. For now - at least - Wall Street can breathe a bit easier. The Dow's longest slump since the Jimmy Carter era is over. But is the economy still heading towards another crash?
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