Category Archives: Media/Journalism

Meanwhile, in the Meeja

I have written a piece for Al Jazeera on Janet Yellen’s recent comments on specific asset markets. This is a big turning point for the Fed but it leads to major contradictions in their policy goals. Fed’s targeting of asset … Continue reading

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A Storm is Coming: On the Rethinking Economics Conference in London

I’ve published a piece on Al Jazeera that gives an account of the extremely impressive London conference that the students fighting to change economics put on at the end of last month. There are some nice anecdotes and I think … Continue reading

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The Reformation in Economics: Table of Contents

So, my book is super close to being finished (I know… I keep saying that…). And I have an agent currently considering it. They have said that they want this to be published as a popular book which is exactly … Continue reading

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Housing Bubble Redux

A piece I did for Al Jazeera on the IMF warnings of a potential global housing bubble. Here we go again. Will real estate bubbles again sink the global economy?

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Conferences You Should Attend Before You Die…

More work on the book today. And so no posts of substance which is unfortunate because there are a few things I want to write about at the moment. Anyway, in the meantime I would recommend that people buy tickets … Continue reading

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Free Money? Basic Income Guarantee vs. Job Guarantee

Still writing my book. But here’s one of those articles that I do find time to write because I get paid for it! This one examines the BIG policy versus rivals like the JG and the AFT. Money for Nothing … Continue reading

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On Rising Inequality and Piketty’s ‘Laws’

I note that some readers might be interested in some of my journalistic economic writing. So, I’m going to start posting it on here. Here is a piece that I wrote for Al Jazeera that was published today. Our fragile … Continue reading

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