News, Op-Eds, Essays & Reviews

Instead of Worrying About Budgets and Deficits, Ask About Impact, Stephanie Kelton, Truthout, Jan. 9, 2018

Reclaiming the Tax: Foregrounding the Public Covenant, David Fields, Radical Political Economy, Jan. 8, 2018

Happy New Year– So How Do We Pay For All The Stuff Bernie Is Campaigning On?, Howie Klein, DownWithTyranny, Jan. 6, 2018.

“But How Will We Pay for It?”: Modern Monetary Theory and Democratic Socialism, Sean Keith and Alexander Kolokotronis, Truthout, Jan. 2, 2018.

Actually the magic money tree does exist, according to modern monetary theory: As the political climate turns against the acceptance of austerity, a new book argues it is time to reject the hegemony of neoliberalism, Youssef El-Gingihy, The Independent, Nov. 5, 2017.

Democrats need to stop whining about the deficit, Pedro Nicolaci da Costa, Business Insider, Nov. 3, 2017.

The Fed Chair Should Be a ‘Principled Populist’, Stephanie Kelton & Paul McCulley, NY Times, Oct. 30, 2017.

The Dangerous Myth of ‘Taxpayer Money’, Raúl Carrillo & Jesse Myerson
Splinter News, Oct. 19, 2017.

Congress can give every American a pony (if it breeds enough ponies), Stephanie Kelton, LA Times, Sept. 29, 2017.

The Rock-Star Appeal of Modern Monetary Theory, Atossa Araxia Abrahamian, The Nation, May 8, 2017.

How We Think About the Deficit is Mostly Wrong, Stephanie Kelton, NY Times, Oct. 5, 2017.

In Defense of Deficits, James K. Galbraith, The Nation, March 4, 2010.

Taxes For Revenue Are Obsolete, Warren Mosler, Huffington Post, June 18, 2010.

Why is MMT so popular?, Simon Wren-Lewis, mainly macro, Oct. 2, 2017.

How economists and politicians gave up on employment in favour of alchemy, Steven Hail, June 27, 2017.

The Debt Ceiling and #MinttheCoin: Another Teachable Moment for a Sustainable Money System, Mike Sandler, Huffington Post, Sept. 5, 2017

The World According to Modern Monetary Theory by Rebecca Rojer, The New Inquiry, April 11, 2014