We are economists who challenge conventional wisdom and advance ideas to better serve society.
We develop research that challenges economic orthodoxy and serves society.
Articles and videos on pressing economic and social issues from members of the INET community.
We develop resources for students and educators interested in exploring new economic thinking.
To foster new economic thinking, we host convenings that gather together a diverse community of thinkers from different fields, countries, and schools of thought.
INET brings together more than 450 Nobel laureates, scholars, policy minds and business leaders who are helping to shape economic thinking worldwide.
Browse all INET content organized by topic
Oct 26, 2016
| United States
Historian Prof. Thomas Sugrue offers a critique of the conventional wisdom that roots the city’s fate in the racial tension of the tumultuous ‘60s and the decline of the auto industry.
Credits: Matthew Kulvicki, Nick Alpha
Nov 11–12, 2016