By Alan Harvey
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Progressive economics, topical, theoretical, useful, commentary and forecasts, from Keynes and the New Deal, to Galbraith and the rise of the industrial state, to Stiglitz and Globalization, the Commons, and public goods. Economics worked between the Depression and the 1970s because it was based on Demand Side principles. Facing environmental challenges, global poverty and the decline of the U.S. economy, we need to go back to the roots of what worked.
||Today’s Quiz:. Relay Paul Sheard||Why is this economic understanding wrong?||3/19/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Demand Side identity crisis, Plus Charles Plosser confusion…||that's IDEAeconomics.org||2/28/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Another banking crisis ahead in Europe||Back to back with Admati and Weinberg, relay from Bloomberg||2/19/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Relay with David Simon and Bill Moyers||--||2/13/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Larry Summers Rehabilitated — Relay||--||2/6/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Good News and Bad News||plus Larry Summers "secular stagnation" speech -- no, that's not the bad news||1/30/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Inequality, Poverty and Wealth||with James K. Galbraith, Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg, Kenneth Rogoff, Nouriel Roubini, Ian Bremer||1/24/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Forecast Friday plus a gaggle of sharp voices||Bill White, Bill Gross, Bill Cohan, Bill Dunkelberg, Barry Ritholz and P.J. O'Rourke||1/17/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Annual New Year’s List: Economic Events that Were Widely Reported That Never Really Happened||with some observations on the firm by John Kenneth Galbraith||1/10/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Pope Francis v. Capitalism, a reading of the apostolic exhortation||with comment by John Kenneth Galbraith, Rush Limbaugh, David Brooks, John Stewart and others.||12/31/13||Free||View In iTunes|
Economics for everyone!
Just when we most desperately need it, economics both historical and current that seeks the truth and not a ruling class agenda.
This is the best economics broadcast I have ever found. Content is relevant, timely, and intelligent.
This is a great economics podcast that needs wider distribution. This is a perspective given with Mr Harvey's dry wit that is rarely heard in the main stream media. The defining debate of our time is on economic theory and this podcast provides strong argument for the demand side perspective.