Teaching, Writing and Talking About the Global Economy


June 28, 2013 • Biography

Stephanie Kelton, Ph.D. is Professor of Public Policy & Economics at Stony Brook University. She served as Chief Economist on the U.S. Senate Budget Committee (minority staff) in 2015 and as an Economic Advisor to the Bernie 2016 presidential campaign. She is Chair of the Board at Economists for Peace & Security and a Founding Fellow at… Read More ›

Upcoming Engagements »

Stony Brook University, March 22, 2018

Stephanie will moderate a panel discussion on race, inequality and higher-education. The event will take place at Stony Brook University on March 22, 2018. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, see here.

Media Appearances »

Virtually Speaking

Stephanie appeared on Virtually Speaking on Blogtalk Radio with Jay Ackroyd on February 7. The conversation begins with the platinum coin and the nature of fiat currency.

Blog »

The Two-Headed Central Bankista Coin

By Stephanie Kelton Like all good Central Bankistas, Charles Evans (Chicago Fed) and Dennis Lockhart (Atlanta Fed) insist that if the Fed isn’t achieving its stated (employment and inflation) objectives, then it just isn’t doing monetary policy the right way. The flip side of the Central Bankista position is that whenever the macro data are… Read More ›

Podcasts »

Randy Wray on Krugman and the Frustration of the Heterodox

This podcast with Randy Wray was recorded on April 28, 2014. It features a broad-ranging discussion of conventional economics and the heterodox alternatives to IS/LM, Ricardian equivalence, etc. Check out this episode!