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Chautauqua Preview: World Trade and the Economy

By Mary Van Vorst

Chautauqua Institution, NY – Patagonia, Inc. is a company with a self-imposed "earth tax" that's put $17 million in the hands of grass roots organization. The company pays its employees to take two-month internships with not-for-profit groups. A likely choice then for week three at the Chautauqua Institution, where the theme is "World Trade and the Economy: How Big Is Too Big?"

Click the "listen" icon above to hear the Chautauqua Preview from WBFO's Mary Van Vorst.