Pitchfork Economics with Nick Hanauer

Any society that allows itself to become radically unequal eventually collapses into an uprising or a police state—or both. Join venture capitalist Nick Hanauer and some of the world’s leading economic and political thinkers in an exploration of who gets what and why. Turns out, everything you learned about economics is wrong. And if we don’t do something about rising inequality, the pitchforks are coming.

Government
Politics
Business
101
How monopolies feed plutocracy (with Matt Stoller)
31 min
102
BONUS: George Monbiot - Unedited Conversation
49 min
103
How to make the rich pay their taxes (with Gabr...
44 min
104
Economic woman (with Katrine Marçal, Lisa D. Co...
53 min
105
Listener voicemails! (with Nick and Goldy)
14 min
106
Is economic orthodoxy evolving? (with Luigi Zin...
57 min
107
Can we hold big corporations to higher standard...
48 min
108
HALLOWEEN SPECIAL: Trickle-Down or Treat
15 min
109
Tax me more, I’m rich (with Abigail Disney and ...
54 min
110
Will bad economics kill the Green New Deal? (wi...
59 min
111
Paul’s Book Review: Kochland
4 min
112
The trade-offs of global trade (with Dean Baker...
41 min
113
How neoliberalism happened (with George Monbiot...
59 min
114
BONUS: Rewriting the rules for an inclusive eco...
15 min
115
Why philanthropy can’t undo this mess (with Ana...
54 min
116
BONUS: Saru Jayaraman - Unedited Conversation
28 min
117
Author Interview: Chris Arnade
31 min
118
Paul’s Book Review #2: Janesville, An American ...
4 min
119
Behind the scenes of Nick’s new TED Talk: The d...
33 min
120
Does the market really pay you what you’re wort...
50 min
121
BONUS: Voicemails with Nick and Goldy
12 min
122
How to spot a bogus minimum wage study (with Be...
46 min
123
Does the future of work include a Federal Jobs ...
46 min
124
Paul’s Book Review: Listen, Liberal
4 min
125
A skeptic's guide to Universal Basic Income (wi...
49 min
126
Shared security, shared growth: a social contra...
49 min
127
Educationism (with Diane Ravitch)
46 min
128
The robots are coming… what now? (with Heidi Sh...
62 min
129
BONUS: What to listen for in the second round o...
8 min
130
Health Care Part 2: One nation, with liberty an...
35 min
131
BONUS: Don't Pass Go—without learning more abou...
21 min
132
Health Care Part 1: Everyone does it better tha...
45 min
133
The decline of worker power (with David Rolf an...
55 min
134
Our full conversation with Governor Jay Inslee
33 min
135
A roadmap to utopia (with Rutger Bregman)
48 min
136
Picking up where Darwin left off (LIVE with Dav...
41 min
137
Update: Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sh...
46 min
138
BONUS: Strategies for building a robust and equ...
22 min
139
Ask Nick Anything - Part 2 (with Trae Crowder)
33 min
140
BONUS: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal - Unedited...
26 min
141
Ask Nick Anything - Part 1 (with Trae Crowder)
40 min
142
BONUS: Why do we fight fires like it’s still 19...
21 min
143
Can rural America be saved?
55 min
144
Homo economicus must die (with Samuel Bowles)
31 min
145
BONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive ...
19 min
146
What are the economics of climate change? (with...
48 min
147
What is Modern Monetary Theory? (with Stephanie...
45 min
148
Should Democrats appeal to the center by moving...
33 min
149
BONUS: Senator Cory Booker - Unedited Conversation
37 min
150
Why does the U.S. hate families? (with Anne-Mar...
54 min
151
Is economics moral? (with Heather McGhee)
35 min
152
BONUS: Why the Green New Deal is good economics
10 min
153
What's preventing pay equity? (with Julie Nelso...
51 min
154
BONUS: Alan Krueger - Unedited Conversation
20 min
155
Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
156
Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sharon Blo...
46 min
157
BONUS: Econ terms and definitions explained by ...
14 min
158
What can a board game teach us about capitalism...
45 min
159
Senator Cory Booker explains: what the hell is ...
32 min
160
What is the purpose of a corporation? (with Wil...
46 min
161
BONUS: Yuval Harari - Unedited Conversation
40 min
162
Do higher wages kill jobs? (with Mayor Eric Gar...
49 min
163
Do regulations kill growth? (with Robert Reich)
39 min
164
BONUS: Why Howard Schultz would make a terrible...
5 min
165
Do tax cuts for rich people create growth? (wit...
36 min
166
Is the American Dream a lie? (with Christian Co...
42 min
167
BONUS: Marching orders for new legislators
14 min
168
Where does economic growth really come from? (w...
46 min
169
How should we measure the economy? (with Diane ...
35 min
170
Whatever happened to the middle class? (with He...
41 min
171
BONUS: Where's your $4,000 raise?
14 min
172
What is the trick in trickle down? (with Yuval ...
46 min
173
Is Econ 101 a lie? (with Eric Beinhocker and Ja...
39 min
174
Why do we call it pitchfork economics? (with Ga...
32 min
175
Pitchfork Economics Teaser
2 min