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