Interviews, presentations and video series with provocative economic thinkers, public figures and students.


Demystifying Modern Monetary Theory

Dec 27, 2014

Bill Mitchell presents a coherent analysis of how money is created, how it functions in global exchange rate regimes, and how the mystification of the nature of money has constrained governments, and prevented states from acting in the public interest.


The Consequences of Money-Manager Capitalism

Oct 20, 2014

In the wake of World War II, much of the western world, particularly the United States, adopted a new form of capitalism called “managerial welfare-state capitalism.”


The Challenges of Europe's Monetary Union

Mar 9, 2014

Pisani-Ferry discusses the challenges facing the creation of a common monetary union in the form that was eventually agreed in the 1990s absent a political union.