Robert Skidelsky, political economist and author of the definitive biography of economist John Maynard Keynes, explains the different ways in which governments have thought about the Budget over history, and explores how Keynes’s ideas can still offer a fresh perspective – and where we have to go beyond Keynes to respond to today’s problems.
Helle Panke spoke with David Graeber about the difference between so-called systemically relevant jobs and bullshit jobs, about the differences between the financial crisis and the current Covid crisis and what is to be done […]
Bard College Economics Professor L. Randall Wray explains the controversial idea that’s gaining acceptance
If you thought you understood the urgency of climate change, our guest, Professor Steve Keen, will shatter those illusions. We’ll be straight with you, this is not an easy episode to hear – but you […]