Suggestions for additions are welcomed.


The Rock-Star Appeal of Modern Monetary Theory: The Sanders generation and a new economic idea Atossa Araxia Abrahamian, The Nation, May 8, 2017

MMT Primer, L. Randall Wray, New Economic Perspectives

Modern Money Mechanics, MMT Simplified, Senexx, MMT simplified

Explainer: what is modern monetary theory? Steven Hall, The Conversation.

The Basics of Modern Money, Geoff Coventry,

Government debt versus household debt: ‘Good’ and ‘bad’ debt explained, Steven Hall, May 3, 2017

It’s taxpayers’ money….er no, it’s not! John Kelly, The AIM Network, Oct. 9, 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 primary -— institutional and individual –– trusted sources:

Center for Full Employment and Price Stability (at Univ of Missouri-Kansas City)

Levy Economics Institute of Bard College

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 modern money and related issues are frequently or exclusively discussed by one or more contributors:

New Economic Perspectives

Naked Capitalism

It’s the People’s Money: A nation’s money belongs to the people and should serve the public good

The Minskys (on Facebook)

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