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Reforming Australia’s banking system

22 February, 2019

The economist Hyman Minsky told us that stability is destabilising so how do we build an anti-fragile financial system that serves the real economy? Scientists have told us that the… continue reading »


Mainstream Macroeconomics and Modern Monetary Theory: What Really Divides Them? A Very Great Deal Indeed!

22 February, 2019

I have been asked by Economic Reform Australia for a response to a very recent John Jay College, CUNY working paper, entitled Mainstream Macroeconomics and Modern Monetary Theory: What Really… continue reading »


The biggest intellectual scandal of our time

2 September, 2017

If mainstream economists had thought and behaved differently after 1980, then arguably the world would not be in its current state of disarray, and much of the social and environmental… continue reading »