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The MMT Podcast with Patricia Pino & Christian Reilly

Mar 31, 2021

Patricia and Christian talk with economist, writer, real estate market strategist and alternate member of the Supervisory Board of the Central Bank of Iceland Olaf Margeirsson about the economy of Iceland and his Job Guarantee proposal.

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For an intro to MMT, listen to our first three episodes:

A quick read describing MMT:

All our episodes in chronological order:

Our episode 20 with Warren Mosler on the UMKC Buckaroo (starting at 13:48):


Our episode 43 with Sam Levey on endogenous money:

Olaf’s writing:

The State Can Afford This - But Should It?:

Iceland: We Need to Talk about Unemployment – and a Job Guarantee:

Olaf’s blog:

IS-LM: an explanation by John Hicks: attached


Maastricht And All That by Wynne Godley:


Can Taxes and Bonds Finance Government Spending? by Stephanie Kelton:


Upcoming MMT events & courses:


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Transcript for opening monologue:


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Show notes: