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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BONUS: Class warfare in Finland (a history less...
21 min
102
Re-imagining capitalism (with Anu Partanen and ...
46 min
103
Voicemails with Goldy
13 min
104
The hidden costs of banking while poor (with Me...
57 min
105
How neoliberalism captured Democrats (with Jame...
47 min
106
Paul’s Book Review: Neighborhood Defenders
4 min
107
Corporate parasites: how taxpayers subsidize pr...
57 min
108
Ask Nick Anything (Part 2)
25 min
109
Naomi Klein - Unedited Interview
35 min
110
How big pharma keeps drug prices high (with Pri...
51 min
111
Ask Nick Anything (Part 1)
28 min
112
Paul’s Book Review: Weapons of Math Destruction
3 min
113
What’s the trick in trickle-down? (with Yuval N...
47 min
114
The pitchforks are here (with Cesar Hidalgo)
32 min
115
Does media have an economics problem? (with Cha...
35 min
116
Does economics have a media problem? (with Matt...
36 min
117
How monopolies feed plutocracy (with Matt Stoller)
31 min
118
BONUS: George Monbiot - Unedited Conversation
49 min
119
How to make the rich pay their taxes (with Gabr...
44 min
120
Economic woman (with Katrine Marçal, Lisa D. Co...
53 min
121
Listener voicemails! (with Nick and Goldy)
14 min
122
Is economic orthodoxy evolving? (with Luigi Zin...
57 min
123
Can we hold big corporations to higher standard...
48 min
124
HALLOWEEN SPECIAL: Trickle-Down or Treat
15 min
125
Tax me more, I’m rich (with Abigail Disney and ...
54 min
126
Will bad economics kill the Green New Deal? (wi...
59 min
127
Paul’s Book Review: Kochland
4 min
128
The trade-offs of global trade (with Dean Baker...
41 min
129
How neoliberalism happened (with George Monbiot...
59 min
130
BONUS: Rewriting the rules for an inclusive eco...
15 min
131
Why philanthropy can’t undo this mess (with Ana...
54 min
132
BONUS: Saru Jayaraman - Unedited Conversation
28 min
133
Author Interview: Chris Arnade
31 min
134
Paul’s Book Review #2: Janesville, An American ...
4 min
135
Behind the scenes of Nick’s new TED Talk: The d...
33 min
136
Does the market really pay you what you’re wort...
50 min
137
BONUS: Voicemails with Nick and Goldy
12 min
138
How to spot a bogus minimum wage study (with Be...
46 min
139
Does the future of work include a Federal Jobs ...
46 min
140
Paul’s Book Review: Listen, Liberal
4 min
141
A skeptic's guide to Universal Basic Income (wi...
49 min
142
Shared security, shared growth: a social contra...
49 min
143
Educationism (with Diane Ravitch)
46 min
144
The robots are coming… what now? (with Heidi Sh...
62 min
145
BONUS: What to listen for in the second round o...
8 min
146
Health Care Part 2: One nation, with liberty an...
35 min
147
BONUS: Don't Pass Go—without learning more abou...
21 min
148
Health Care Part 1: Everyone does it better tha...
45 min
149
The decline of worker power (with David Rolf an...
55 min
150
Our full conversation with Governor Jay Inslee
33 min
151
A roadmap to utopia (with Rutger Bregman)
48 min
152
Picking up where Darwin left off (LIVE with Dav...
41 min
153
Update: Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sh...
46 min
154
BONUS: Strategies for building a robust and equ...
22 min
155
Ask Nick Anything - Part 2 (with Trae Crowder)
33 min
156
BONUS: Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal - Unedited...
26 min
157
Ask Nick Anything - Part 1 (with Trae Crowder)
40 min
158
BONUS: Why do we fight fires like it’s still 19...
21 min
159
Can rural America be saved?
55 min
160
Homo economicus must die (with Samuel Bowles)
31 min
161
BONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive ...
19 min
162
What are the economics of climate change? (with...
48 min
163
What is Modern Monetary Theory? (with Stephanie...
45 min
164
Should Democrats appeal to the center by moving...
33 min
165
BONUS: Senator Cory Booker - Unedited Conversation
37 min
166
Why does the U.S. hate families? (with Anne-Mar...
54 min
167
Is economics moral? (with Heather McGhee)
35 min
168
BONUS: Why the Green New Deal is good economics
10 min
169
What's preventing pay equity? (with Julie Nelso...
51 min
170
BONUS: Alan Krueger - Unedited Conversation
20 min
171
Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
172
Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sharon Blo...
46 min
173
BONUS: Econ terms and definitions explained by ...
14 min
174
What can a board game teach us about capitalism...
45 min
175
Senator Cory Booker explains: what the hell is ...
32 min
176
What is the purpose of a corporation? (with Wil...
46 min
177
BONUS: Yuval Harari - Unedited Conversation
40 min
178
Do higher wages kill jobs? (with Mayor Eric Gar...
49 min
179
Do regulations kill growth? (with Robert Reich)
39 min
180
BONUS: Why Howard Schultz would make a terrible...
5 min
181
Do tax cuts for rich people create growth? (wit...
36 min
182
Is the American Dream a lie? (with Christian Co...
42 min
183
BONUS: Marching orders for new legislators
14 min
184
Where does economic growth really come from? (w...
46 min
185
How should we measure the economy? (with Diane ...
35 min
186
Whatever happened to the middle class? (with He...
41 min
187
BONUS: Where's your $4,000 raise?
14 min
188
What is the trick in trickle down? (with Yuval ...
46 min
189
Is Econ 101 a lie? (with Eric Beinhocker and Ja...
39 min
190
Why do we call it pitchfork economics? (with Ga...
32 min
191
Pitchfork Economics Teaser
2 min