Stephanie Kelton

Stephanie Kelton is a professor of economics and public policy at Stony Brook University and former economic adviser to Bernie Sanders’ 2016 presidential campaign.

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Saturday, February 02, 2019
The Wealthy Are Victims of Their Own Propaganda
A friend sent me an email the other day, complaining about the 70 percent marginal tax rate floated by Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the new wealth tax proposed by Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren. Ocasio-Cortez first mentioned the 70 percent rate in response to a...
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Friday, November 30, 2018
We Can Pay for a Green New Deal
Across America, calls for climate action are growing louder and more fervent. As Naomi Klein wrote this week , “[we have] been waiting a very long time for there to finally be a critical mass of politicians in power who understand not only the existential urgency of the climate crisis, but also the...
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