Stephanie Kelton is professor of economics and public policy at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Founder of the top-rated economic blog New Economic Perspectives, she was chief economist on the US Senate Budget Committee (minority staff) and an advisor to the 2016 presidential campaign of Bernie Sanders. She is a regular commentator on national radio and television on topics related to global finance, political economy, and public policy. Her op-eds have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, and Bloomberg. Her book The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People’s Economy appeared in 2020.
Stephanie Kelton says we can afford Medicare for All, and the Green New Deal, and a guaranteed wage....