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.

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Business
1
Charting a new path forward (LIVE from EconCon ...
49 min
2
Why we can't let Kroger buy Albertsons (with St...
42 min
3
The reality of voter suppression in America (wi...
35 min
4
Chokepoint Capitalism (with Cory Doctorow and R...
51 min
5
Middle-Out Messaging for the Midterms (with Mel...
45 min
6
A brief history of Middle-Out Economics (with M...
45 min
7
Why won't trickle-down die? (with Mark Blyth)
38 min
8
How to repair the housing crisis (with Jenny Sc...
34 min
9
How student loan forgiveness rebuilds the econo...
54 min
10
Measuring long Covid's impact on the labor mark...
29 min
11
We need to fix overtime pay in America (with Ma...
40 min
12
How the Inflation Reduction Act benefits the mi...
34 min
13
The limits of the market (with Joseph Stiglitz)
41 min
14
Why essential work is essentially forced labor ...
30 min
15
How inequality cost workers $50 trillion (with ...
36 min
16
Reclaiming conservative economics (with Oren Cass)
44 min
17
Mission Economy (with Mariana Mazzucato)
39 min
18
How American tax policy fosters racial inequali...
29 min
19
We can redefine worker power (with Elizabeth An...
41 min
20
Can corporations help repair society? (with Ben...
37 min
21
Ask Nick Anything
47 min
22
Has Chile defeated neoliberalism? (with Marcelo...
29 min
23
Marshall Plan for Moms (with Reshma Saujani)
42 min
24
The inequality of progress (with Oded Galor)
35 min
25
How thinking like economists holds us back (wit...
33 min
26
Exploring global solutions to inequality (with ...
31 min
27
Inclusion is an economic necessity (with john a...
46 min
28
Consumers deserve an inflation rebate (with Con...
36 min
29
How Biden’s budget proposal takes on corporate ...
35 min
30
Pirate equity (with Jim Baker)
37 min
31
Companies can't self-regulate their way to incl...
38 min
32
Why your non-compete clause is probably illegal...
44 min
33
How neoliberalism happened (with George Monbiot...
59 min
34
The economics of mass incarceration (with Robyn...
33 min
35
Why a $15 minimum wage is no longer enough (wit...
31 min
36
Did corporate greed break the supply chain? (wi...
36 min
37
Free lunch thinking (with Tom Bergin)
44 min
38
Congress looks to the CBO for economic expertis...
38 min
39
How Davos Man devours the world (with Peter Goo...
40 min
40
The economics of abortion (with Caitlin Myers)
37 min
41
Ask Nick Anything
54 min
42
Debunking deficit myths (with Stephanie Kelton)
42 min
43
The economic case for universal health care (wi...
34 min
44
Why privatizing public goods is bad for democra...
36 min
45
Ending the tipped minimum wage (with Saru Jayar...
30 min
46
Did the Federal Reserve’s policies make inequal...
40 min
47
How the radical right weaponized ideology (with...
38 min
48
How opportunity zones create windfalls for the ...
34 min
49
Are you in the 9.9 percent? (with Matthew Stewart)
37 min
50
Moving beyond racial liberalism (with Kyle Stri...
28 min
51
The hidden costs of banking while poor (with Me...
57 min
52
Make the clean stuff cheap (with Eric Beinhocke...
36 min
53
Why can’t we talk about homelessness? (with Jos...
33 min
54
How taxpayers subsidize corporate profits (with...
56 min
55
How the tax system impoverishes Black Americans...
29 min
56
The free market economics of synthetic opioids ...
39 min
57
How to stand up for voting rights (with Andrea ...
35 min
58
Thanks to unemployment insurance, poverty decli...
32 min
59
How corporate concentration hurts the economy (...
32 min
60
Why philanthropy isn’t the answer (with Anand G...
49 min
61
Redefining skill (with Nichola Lowe)
33 min
62
Capitalism is working better in Finland (with A...
46 min
63
Right-to-work is bad for workers (with Shane La...
28 min
64
How neoliberalism captured Democrats (with Jame...
45 min
65
Why restaurants can’t find workers (with restau...
30 min
66
What convinces people to act in the interest of...
44 min
67
How Covid shook the world’s economy (with Adam ...
50 min
68
Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
69
Why is the child tax credit good economic polic...
45 min
70
How the credit market drives up housing prices ...
33 min
71
Ask Nick Anything, continued!
31 min
72
Everything you need to know about the Frito-Lay...
22 min
73
Ask Nick Anything
28 min
74
Fiscal policy can help save the environment (wi...
41 min
75
Why billionaires are paying no taxes (LIVE from...
22 min
76
We all do better when we all do better (with JP...
31 min
77
Summer Reading List!
28 min
78
Post-pandemic booms (with Callum Williams)
38 min
79
Chipotle CEO Brian Niccol is a trickle-down clown
33 min
80
Inequality is bad for everyone (with Djaffar Sh...
38 min
81
How U.S. policy was designed to suppress wages ...
38 min
82
It’s not a labor shortage, it’s a wage shortage...
30 min
83
Your non-compete clause is probably illegal (wi...
43 min
84
Why we need a mission-driven economy (with Mari...
39 min
85
Is the economy at a turning point? (with Anusar...
37 min
86
Can businesses help repair society? (with Ben &...
37 min
87
There’s no such thing as a race-neutral policy ...
23 min
88
Diving into March’s giant jobs report (with Aus...
23 min
89
Winning back our freedom from the market (with ...
40 min
90
Andrew Yang interviews Nick!
42 min
91
Atlas Hugged (with David Sloan Wilson)
36 min
92
Can’t stop, won't stop, GameStop (with Congress...
33 min
93
No, the relief bill won’t cause inflation (with...
47 min
94
The idea for a National Investment Authority, e...
34 min
95
The velocity of money (with Ann Pettifor)
41 min
96
Re-post: Does the market pay you what you’re wo...
50 min
97
What’s the deal with the CBO report?
29 min
98
Ask Nick Anything
38 min
99
Repost: How to spot a bogus minimum wage study ...
46 min
100
Do wealthy Americans have too much power? (with...
39 min