UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose


The public purse

Stephanie Kelton outlines a new way of understanding deficits, debts, taxes, the relationship between public and private, and what our economy could look like.

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Public budgeting for public purpose

About the speaker

Stephanie Kelton

Stephanie Kelton, Ph.D. is Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She served as Chief Economist on the U.S. Senate Budget Committee (minority staff) in 2015 and then became an Economic Advisor to the Bernie 2016 presidential campaign.