Interviews, presentations and video series with provocative economic thinkers, public figures and students.
Dani Rodrik says that when ideas become conventional wisdom, we are blind to their limitations
Universal Basic Income is gaining in popularity, among socialists and libertarians alike. But when it comes to implementation, the devil is in the details.
Thomas Piketty and his colleagues have insisted that tax records are better for measuring inequality than income surveys. They’re wrong.
Michael Sandel and Joe Stiglitz discuss why selling votes is bad for democracy, and how individual self-interest doesn’t always serve the public good
George Soros and Rob Johnson Discuss the Causes and Consequences of the 2008 Financial Crisis
13 million people looking for living wage work is not a “full employment” economy