Would a firm inheritance tax help reduce the rich poor gap? How something needs to be done before civil unrest reaches fever pitch.
Phil talks to Prof Steve Keen on the lies and misunderstands of the economics profession
Steve Keen and I agree on lots of things, but fall on either side of the Brexit camp. One of us believes Britain should have remained to fight EU bureaucracy from the inside, the other suggests the community is fundamentally flawed, along with the concept of free trade, and will collapse soon anyway.
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Host of The Morning Call, The Why? Curve & Debunking Economics. Mildly amusing. Shares birthday with Trump, Boy George & Che Guevara, few days older than Boris.
Strong US GDP numbers gave some ground for optimism, but NAB’s David de Garis says it’s not all good news. https://shows.acast.com/morningcall/episodes/us-growth-provides-cautious-optimism
Have a listen to our take on the problem of UK government debt, and why it may not be a problem at all. @Frances_Coppola walks @phildobbie and me through the perspectives of Modern Monetary Theory