Suggestions for additions are welcomed.


The Rock-Star Appeal of Modern Monetary Theory at The Nation, 5/8/17

MMT Primer at New Economic Perspectives

Modern Money Mechanics – MMT simplified

Explainer: what is modern monetary theory? – The Conversation

The Basics of Modern Money

Government debt versus household debt: ‘Good’ and ‘bad’ debt explained,/a/ – Independent Australia, May 2017

Leading Practitioners

While some of the basics are straightforward and appeal greatly to common sense, we need experts to build a body of knowledge and lead us through the forest of misinformation and disinformation that can muddy our understanding of how the money systems of sovereign governments work. Fortunately we have them. Here are our trusted sources:

Steven Hail: Independent Australia @StevenHailAus

Stephanie Kelton: Teaching, Writing and Talking About the Global Economy @StephanieKelton

Bill Mitchell – billy blog – Modern Monetary Theory … macroeconomic reality. @billy_blog

Warren Mosler Economics: The Center of the Universe. @wbmosler

Lord Robert Skidelsky Emeritus Professor of Political Economy at the University of Warwick. Biographer of John Maynard Keynes (1983, 1992, 2000)

Pavlina Tcherneva:  Director, Economics Program, Bard College. Research Scholar, Levy Economics Institute. @ptcherneva

L. Randall Wray: Understanding Modern Money: How a sovereign currency works

Ellis Winningham: MMT and Macroeconomics. @elliswinningham

Neil Wilson: Modern Money Matters. @neilwilson

Think Tanks

The Binzagr Institute for Sustainable Prosperity Follow @BinzagrInfo

Levy Economics Institute of Bard College


Modern Money Network: Student-run and student-conceived, “Promoting Public Understanding of Money & Finance Through Education, Discussion & Scholarship.”

Modern Money Network YouTube channel .


Blogs where MMT and related issues are frequently discussed by multiple contributors:

New Economic Perspectives

Naked Capitalism

Online Instruction

MMT University – From Bill Mitchell. Online, interactive instruction in Modern Monetary Theory in partnership with the leading proponents of MMT across the Globe