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.

Business
Politics
Government
1
Disaster Economics
32 min
2
The federal budget is a theory of growth (with ...
32 min
3
Welcome to the golden age of white collar crime...
34 min
4
The emerging economic problems of the next deca...
36 min
5
From generosity to justice (with Darren Walker)
36 min
6
Paul’s Book Review: Democracy in Chains
5 min
7
Debunking economics (with Steve Keen)
36 min
8
BONUS: Class warfare in Finland (a history less...
21 min
9
Re-imagining capitalism (with Anu Partanen and ...
46 min
10
Voicemails with Goldy
13 min
11
The hidden costs of banking while poor (with Me...
57 min
12
How neoliberalism captured Democrats (with Jame...
47 min
13
Paul’s Book Review: Neighborhood Defenders
4 min
14
Corporate parasites: how taxpayers subsidize pr...
57 min
15
Ask Nick Anything (Part 2)
25 min
16
Naomi Klein - Unedited Interview
35 min
17
How big pharma keeps drug prices high (with Pri...
51 min
18
Ask Nick Anything (Part 1)
28 min
19
Paul’s Book Review: Weapons of Math Destruction
3 min
20
What’s the trick in trickle-down? (with Yuval N...
47 min
21
The pitchforks are here (with Cesar Hidalgo)
32 min
22
Does media have an economics problem? (with Cha...
35 min
23
Does economics have a media problem? (with Matt...
36 min
24
How monopolies feed plutocracy (with Matt Stoller)
31 min
25
BONUS: George Monbiot - Unedited Conversation
49 min
26
How to make the rich pay their taxes (with Gabr...
44 min
27
Economic woman (with Katrine Marçal, Lisa D. Co...
53 min
28
Listener voicemails! (with Nick and Goldy)
14 min
29
Is economic orthodoxy evolving? (with Luigi Zin...
57 min
30
Can we hold big corporations to higher standard...
48 min
31
HALLOWEEN SPECIAL: Trickle-Down or Treat
15 min
32
Tax me more, I’m rich (with Abigail Disney and ...
54 min
33
Will bad economics kill the Green New Deal? (wi...
59 min
34
Paul’s Book Review: Kochland
4 min
35
The trade-offs of global trade (with Dean Baker...
41 min
36
How neoliberalism happened (with George Monbiot...
59 min
37
BONUS: Rewriting the rules for an inclusive eco...
15 min
38
Why philanthropy can’t undo this mess (with Ana...
54 min
39
BONUS: Saru Jayaraman - Unedited Conversation
28 min
40
Author Interview: Chris Arnade
31 min
41
Paul’s Book Review #2: Janesville, An American ...
4 min
42
Behind the scenes of Nick’s new TED Talk: The d...
33 min
43
Does the market really pay you what you’re wort...
50 min
44
BONUS: Voicemails with Nick and Goldy
12 min
45
How to spot a bogus minimum wage study (with Be...
46 min
46
Does the future of work include a Federal Jobs ...
46 min
47
Paul’s Book Review: Listen, Liberal
4 min
48
A skeptic's guide to Universal Basic Income (wi...
49 min
49
Shared security, shared growth: a social contra...
49 min
50
Educationism (with Diane Ravitch)
46 min
51
The robots are coming… what now? (with Heidi Sh...
62 min
52
BONUS: What to listen for in the second round o...
8 min
53
Health Care Part 2: One nation, with liberty an...
35 min
54
BONUS: Don't Pass Go—without learning more abou...
21 min
55
Health Care Part 1: Everyone does it better tha...
45 min
56
The decline of worker power (with David Rolf an...
55 min
57
Our full conversation with Governor Jay Inslee
33 min
58
A roadmap to utopia (with Rutger Bregman)
48 min
59
Picking up where Darwin left off (LIVE with Dav...
41 min
60
Update: Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sh...
46 min
61
BONUS: Strategies for building a robust and equ...
22 min
62
Ask Nick Anything - Part 2 (with Trae Crowder)
33 min
63
BONUS: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal - Unedited...
26 min
64
Ask Nick Anything - Part 1 (with Trae Crowder)
40 min
65
BONUS: Why do we fight fires like it’s still 19...
21 min
66
Can rural America be saved?
55 min
67
Homo economicus must die (with Samuel Bowles)
31 min
68
BONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive ...
19 min
69
What are the economics of climate change? (with...
48 min
70
What is Modern Monetary Theory? (with Stephanie...
45 min
71
Should Democrats appeal to the center by moving...
33 min
72
BONUS: Senator Cory Booker - Unedited Conversation
37 min
73
Why does the U.S. hate families? (with Anne-Mar...
54 min
74
Is economics moral? (with Heather McGhee)
35 min
75
BONUS: Why the Green New Deal is good economics
10 min
76
What's preventing pay equity? (with Julie Nelso...
51 min
77
BONUS: Alan Krueger - Unedited Conversation
20 min
78
Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
79
Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sharon Blo...
46 min
80
BONUS: Econ terms and definitions explained by ...
14 min
81
What can a board game teach us about capitalism...
45 min
82
Senator Cory Booker explains: what the hell is ...
32 min
83
What is the purpose of a corporation? (with Wil...
46 min
84
BONUS: Yuval Harari - Unedited Conversation
40 min
85
Do higher wages kill jobs? (with Mayor Eric Gar...
49 min
86
Do regulations kill growth? (with Robert Reich)
39 min
87
BONUS: Why Howard Schultz would make a terrible...
5 min
88
Do tax cuts for rich people create growth? (wit...
36 min
89
Is the American Dream a lie? (with Christian Co...
42 min
90
BONUS: Marching orders for new legislators
14 min
91
Where does economic growth really come from? (w...
46 min
92
How should we measure the economy? (with Diane ...
35 min
93
Whatever happened to the middle class? (with He...
41 min
94
BONUS: Where's your $4,000 raise?
14 min
95
What is the trick in trickle down? (with Yuval ...
46 min
96
Is Econ 101 a lie? (with Eric Beinhocker and Ja...
39 min
97
Why do we call it pitchfork economics? (with Ga...
32 min
98
Pitchfork Economics Teaser
2 min