Debates & Controversies

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Rohan Grey’s Twitter Thread on @dylanmatt’s Vox piece on MMT
— Rohan Grey (@RohanGrey) April 16, 2019

Modern Monetary Theory, explained • A very detailed walkthrough of the big new left economic idea.
— Dylan Matthews (@dylanmatt) vox.com Apr 16, 2019

Tom Friedman Just Noticed that the UK “Has Gone Mad” (Part 2) • Blair, Brexit, and Friedman Show the Need for MMT Insights
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives April 11, 2019

Tom Friedman Just Noticed that the UK “Has Gone Mad” (Part 1)
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives April 11, 2019

Democracies With Sovereign Currencies Can Dance
— Anonymous New Economic Perspectives April 11, 2019

MMT, Models, Multidisciplinarity
— Pavlina Tcherneva (@PTcherneva) New Economic Perspectives April 8, 2019

A Response to Rebecca Spang’s “MMT and Why Historians Need to Reclaim Studying Money”
— Maxximilian Seijo (@MaxSeijo), History News Network (@myHNN) April 7, 2019

Why Does Everyone Hate MMT DOWNLOAD
— James Montier, GMO April 3, 2019

MMT Scholars’ Predictive and Policy Successes
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives April 1, 2019

MMT and Why Historians Need to Reclaim Studying Money
— Rebecca L. Spang (@RebeccaSpang), History News Network (@myHNN) March 31, 2019

Is there a better model to explain economics in the Trump era?
— James K. Galbraith, Boston Globe (@GlobeOpinion) March 30, 2019

A Must Read: Why does everyone hate MMT?
— L. Randall Wray Posted New Economic Perspectives March 26, 2019

MMT Makes Democrats Curious Amid Debate on Health Care, Climate
— Jack Fitzpatrick (@jackfitzdc), Bloomberg Government, ‏March 25, 2019

A Conspiracy Against MMT? Chicago Booth’s Polling and Trolling
— L. Randall Wray Posted New Economic Perspectives March 18, 2019

Four “Tells” That Show Krugman Knows He Cannot Win an Honest Debate
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives March 15, 2019

The Day Orthodox Economists Lost Their Minds and Integrity
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives March 15, 2019

Three Natural Experiments Documenting Krugman’s Bias Against MMT
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives March 14, 2019

Wolfers Blames MMT for Orthodox Economists’ Ignorance of MMT
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives March 14, 2019

The Chicago Booth Survey on MMT
— David Andolfatto (@dandolfa), MacroMania March 14, 2019

MMT Responds to Brad DeLong’s Challenge
— L. Randall Wray Posted New Economic Perspectives March 12, 2019

MMT Takes Center Stage – and Orthodox Economists Freak
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives March 11, 2019

MMT: Sense Or Nonsense?
— John Harvey, Forbes March 5, 2019

Modern Monetary Theory is On the March.
— William Black (@WilliamKBlack) New Economic Perspectives Feb 18, 2019