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
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Thanks to unemployment insurance, poverty decli...
32 min
102
How corporate concentration hurts the economy (...
32 min
103
Why philanthropy isn’t the answer (with Anand G...
49 min
104
Redefining skill (with Nichola Lowe)
33 min
105
Capitalism is working better in Finland (with A...
46 min
106
Right-to-work is bad for workers (with Shane La...
28 min
107
How neoliberalism captured Democrats (with Jame...
45 min
108
Why restaurants can’t find workers (with restau...
30 min
109
What convinces people to act in the interest of...
44 min
110
How Covid shook the world’s economy (with Adam ...
50 min
111
Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
112
Why is the child tax credit good economic polic...
45 min
113
How the credit market drives up housing prices ...
33 min
114
Ask Nick Anything, continued!
31 min
115
Everything you need to know about the Frito-Lay...
22 min
116
Ask Nick Anything
28 min
117
Fiscal policy can help save the environment (wi...
41 min
118
Why billionaires are paying no taxes (LIVE from...
22 min
119
We all do better when we all do better (with JP...
31 min
120
Summer Reading List!
28 min
121
Post-pandemic booms (with Callum Williams)
38 min
122
Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol is a trickle-down clown
33 min
123
Inequality is bad for everyone (with Djaffar Sh...
38 min
124
How U.S. policy was designed to suppress wages ...
38 min
125
It’s not a labor shortage, it’s a wage shortage...
30 min