Pitchfork Economics with Nick Hanauer
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Any society that allows itself to become radically unequal eventually collapses into an uprising or a police state—or both. Join venture capitalist Nick Hanauer and some of the world’s leading economic and political thinkers in an exploration of who gets what and why. Turns out, everything you learned about economics is wrong. And if we don’t do something about rising inequality, the pitchforks are coming.
The velocity of money (with Ann Pettifor)
Re-post: Does the market pay you what you’re worth? (with Marshall Steinbaum and Saru Jayaraman)
What’s the deal with the CBO report?
Ask Nick Anything
Do wealthy Americans have too much power? (with Thom Hartmann)
Repost: Why raising the minimum wage doesn’t raise unemployment (with Mayor Eric Garcetti and Alan Krueger)
How can Democrats win back rural America? (with Bill Hogseth)
The sounds of the new administration
The economic challenges Biden faces (with Idrees Kahloon)
The case for a True New Deal (with Bharat Ramamurti)
How banking deregulation makes you unsafe (with Anat Admati)
Tax me more, I’m rich (with Abigail Disney and Chye-Ching Huang)
Why should we cancel student debt? (with Fenaba Addo)
Why conventional wisdom is finally pushing for higher wages (with Binyamin Appelbaum)
Restoring conservative economics (with Oren Cass)
What would you do if you were benevolent dictator?
Why do you do this work?