The Case For Debt Abolition

By Astra Taylor, ROAR Magazine. -

In 2008, around the same time Lehman Brothers collapsed and the mortgage market began to melt down, I got a call telling me my student loans were in default. I remember trying to grasp the logic [...]

Initial Reflections On ‘Debt Jubilee’, MMT, And Limits Of Monetary Policy

One of the readers of this blog recently asked me my views on topics such as the call by some left economists for a general debt forgiveness (Debt Jubilee), on Modern Money Theory (MMT or [...]