Interviews, presentations and video series with provocative economic thinkers, public figures and students.
The promise of globalization is built on a lie, designed to spread risk while concentrating reward.
Economists have gone to great lengths to write humans out of economics, pushing self-interest and generally providing two choices—faith in markets or the state.
Economics has long been the domain of the ivory tower, where specialized language and opaque theorems make it inaccessible to most people. That’s a problem.
What is economics for? What is it about? How should it be done? How can it be of use to us? How is it connected to morals and politics?
Richard Vague and Rob Johnson discuss the role of excessive lending in causing financial crises throughout history