Oct 12, 2018
Patricia and Christian chat with Richard Murphy, economist and author of The Joy Of Tax, about what the UK government deficit actually is: your money! We also talk about Corbynomics, Labour's Fiscal Credibility rule and the difference between fiscal policy and monetary policy.
Sep 27, 2018
Patricia and Christian chat with Dr Steven Hail, MMT economist and author of "Economics for Sustainable Prosperity" about where your money goes when you pay your taxes. Spoiler alert: nowhere! Also under discussion: the difference between price shocks and inflation, the irrational assumptions of orthodox economists...
Aug 11, 2018
Christian Reilly interviews Nathan Tankus, Research Scholar at the Modern Money Network (MMN) in the US to find out how currencies work, what makes them valuable. Learn about affects exchange rates, inflation, and what’s happening in Venezuela.
Jul 8, 2018
Christian Reilly and Patricia Pino interview leading US activist Rohan Grey on the efforts to push through a job guarantee. How does it compare to a Universal Basic income (UBI)?
May 4, 2018
Patricia Pino and Christian Reilly interview Fadhel Kaboub, President of the Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity to discuss the new policy advocated by MMT activists which is generating debate in the US after support from Senator Bernie Sanders.
What is a Job Guarantee, how does it compare to UBI and...