Teaching, Writing and Talking About the Global Economy

Month: June 2013


Stephanie Kelton is a professor of public policy and economics at Stony Brook University. Before joining Stony Brook, she chaired the Economics Department at the University of Missouri—Kansas City, where she taught for seventeen years. She served as chief economist on the U.S. Senate Budget Committee (Democratic staff) in 2015 and as a senior economic… Read More ›

Media Matters Radio

Stephanie joined Media Matters Radio to discuss the Debt Ceiling Debate.

Fields Institute INET Workshop

Stephanie will join a distinguished group of speakers at the Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Studies in Toronto, Canada on October 31 – November 2 for the Mathematics for new Economic Thinking Workshop organized by the Fields Institute and the Institute for New Economic Thinking.

Majority Report

In this ‘best of’ episode of the Majority Report, Stephanie talks full employment, inflation, and the fiscal cliff with host Sam Seder.

UP with Chris Hayes

In this ‘best of’ episode of UP with Chris Hayes, Stephanie joined Chris to discuss what would happen if the Treasury minted its own trillion dollar coin. You can view the clip at NewEconomicPerspectives.org.

Capital Account on RT TV

Stephanie joined Lauren Lyster on Capital Account to discuss common misunderstandings about the debt and deficits.


Click here to watch Stephanie’s “Fiscal Cliff” presentation on C-SPAN.  Click here to view the accompanying slides.

Le Show with Harry Shearer

Stephanie joined Le Show with Harry Shearer to discuss modern monetary theory.


Stephanie Kelton, Ph.D. is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is also Editor-in-Chief of the top-ranked blog New Economic Perspectives and a member of the TopWonks network of the nation’s best thinkers. Her book, The State, The Market and The Euro (2001) predicted the debt… Read More ›