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.

Articles by this author

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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Peoples Climate March 2017 Views
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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