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Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Stephanie Kelton when she was in Australia


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Tue Oct 01, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Short little MMT explainer, only goes two and a half minutes and lacks some technical accuracy that goes with being so short but still conveys a number of key points.

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Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

An interview featuring Kathleen Trambley who is a historian by trade. During her studies she came to wonder how the US was able to spend so much on the war and how war bonds worked (see text below) but went a number of years without a satisfactory answer until MMT came along. The interview is split ...
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Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

An interview featuring Kathleen Trambley who is a historian by trade. During her studies she came to wonder how the US was able to spend so much on the war and how war bonds worked (see text below) but went a number of years without a satisfactory answer until MMT came along. The interview is split ...
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Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

This is a cool little animated youtube that sums up Modern Monetary Economics, it jumps pretty quick through things towards the end but otherwise its pretty good.


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Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: list of poor policy by Aust govt (federal and state)
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: list of poor policy by Aust govt (federal and state)

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-09-30/ ... i/11558762


/australia-worlds-second-biggest-weapons-importer-behind-saudi/11558762
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Sun Sep 15, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

This ones not MMT but was still an interesting commentary on economics so I'm including it...

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Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

This is a link to Christian Reilly's and Patricia Pino's MMT Podcast series: https://pileusmmt.libsyn.com/ There's over 30 episodes. I've only listened to a couple of them but I found these two to be interesting On the job guarantee: https://pileusmmt.libsyn.com/what-is-the-job-guarantee On MMT and ...
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Sat Sep 14, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

A couple of good podcast / mp3 files on MMT, the first is with Cullen Roche who comes from a banking background and he confirms that MMT's claims about how banking works is correct: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2019-03-29/why-an-mmt-advocate-became-one-of-its-loudest-critics-podcast The seco...
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Sat Sep 14, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

This is Pavlina Tchernerva discussing the job guarantee, Pavlina is probably the best MMT-er on the job guarantee. Sorry the audio and video quality isn't great. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RoQvh2rCd28 Here is some links to Pavlina's pages on the Job Guarantee.. Main page: https://www.pavlina-tc...
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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:58 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Link to the Macro n Cheese podcast (which has a range of good MMT and progressive info) episode with Christian Reilly (who produces the MMT podcast)

http://macroncheese.com/the-state-of-mm ... ian-reilly
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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Deficit owls (four of four)

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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Deficit Owls (three of four)

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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Another from Deficit Owls (two of four)

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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

Re: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

Here's one (of four) from the Deficit Owls youtube channel which are also helpful just to get into Modern Monetary Theory (MMT)

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Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:20 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).
Replies: 17
Views: 211

MMT links (explainers, commentary, basics etc).

An excellent video from the Real Progressives youtube channel that covers a heap of the basics in a pretty non technical manner. It goes for a fair while, but its worth it to watch. You might have to split it into a couple of sittings, that's what everyone seems to do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?...
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Tue May 28, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: 2019 General Research
Topic: Great depression info
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Great depression info

Housing prices and affordability https://www.encyclopedia.com/education/news-and-education-magazines/housing-1929-1941 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Mortgage_Crisis_of_the_1930s Wages https://www.solidarity.net.au/labor-party/wage-cuts-and-bailouts-labor-and-the-great-depression/ Stock mark...
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Mon Apr 29, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: 2019 Info (Election related info - Authorised by Richard Carmody, Whyalla Norrie)
Topic: economics / jobs
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: economics / jobs

full employment info in the 70's, a bit on deficits as well
https://theconversation.com/memories-in ... won-115376
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Mon Apr 29, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: 2019 Info (Election related info - Authorised by Richard Carmody, Whyalla Norrie)
Topic: Immigration versus...... (wages etc) including population stuff
Replies: 20
Views: 1019

Re: Immigration versus...... (wages etc) including population stuff

Couple of recent ones from macrobusiness https://www.macrobusiness.com.au/2019/04/big-australia-spruikers-unite-propaganda-spew/ This is a good one to see how people change when they get captured by vested interests: https://www.macrobusiness.com.au/2018/10/peter-mcdonald-vs-peter-mcdonald-immigrati...
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Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: 2019 Info (Election related info - Authorised by Richard Carmody, Whyalla Norrie)
Topic: Income distribution in Australia
Replies: 0
Views: 195

Income distribution in Australia

Some references, they don't seem to cross reference very well... https://mccrindle.com.au/insights/blog/australias-household-income-wealth-distribution/ http://quickstats.censusdata.abs.gov.au/census_services/getproduct/census/2016/quickstat/036 https://theconversation.com/what-income-inequality-loo...