Discuss the various issues surrounding impressions, perceptions and realities of corporate greed in America.

Topic: Continue writing your a journal of insights/reflections related to this Unit. What resonates? What to you disagree with? What causes an emotional reaction? (Anxiety, anger, frustration, joy, relief. Any emotion). Why do you suppose that is? Be honest with yourself and your reactions and reflections.Discuss the various issues surrounding impressions, perceptions and realities of corporate greed in America. Looking through each of the three perspectives, we will delve more deeply into the underlying causes, the multi-layered factors that influence and often support (whether directly or indirectly) the continuation of the increasingly vast discrepancy between power and wealth of leaders and workers. Finally, we will look through the political frame to try to understand the reciprocal influence this sector of the society has on all others, and the economic and cultural impact of seemingly persistent greed in our corporations. Infectious Greed: How Deceit and Risk Corrupted the Financial Markets. New York, NY: PublicAffairs. Article identifying special financial deals that certain companies afford their executives who leave to work in government. Craig, S. (2013). Windfalls for Wall Street Executives Taking Jobs in Government. https://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/03/21/financial-windfalls-for-wall-st-executives-taking-government-jobs/?_r=2 YouTube video regarding VW Scandal: Europe needs regulation on diesel as Volkswagen scandal “just the tip of the iceberg” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2iJnmrshCqY Nick Hanauer is a rich guy with several houses, but is he greedy? In this video, he argues that an increase in minimum wage would be good for everyone. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2gO4DKVpa8 Paul K Piff Psychologist shares research showing that people who feel wealthy tend to behave badly. Why is that? And what does it mean for America? Excellent presentation http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OtU_nXV0i4E