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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BONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive ...
19 min
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What are the economics of climate change? (with...
48 min
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What is Modern Monetary Theory? (with Stephanie...
45 min
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Should Democrats appeal to the center by moving...
33 min
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BONUS: Senator Cory Booker - Unedited Conversation
37 min
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Why does the U.S. hate families? (with Anne-Mar...
54 min
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Is economics moral? (with Heather McGhee)
35 min
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BONUS: Why the Green New Deal is good economics
10 min
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What's preventing pay equity? (with Julie Nelso...
51 min
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BONUS: Alan Krueger - Unedited Conversation
20 min
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Why is getting out of poverty so hard? (with Fe...
40 min
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Whatever happened to overtime? (with Sharon Blo...
46 min
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BONUS: Econ terms and definitions explained by ...
14 min
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What can a board game teach us about capitalism...
45 min
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Senator Cory Booker explains: what the hell is ...
32 min
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What is the purpose of a corporation? (with Wil...
46 min
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BONUS: Yuval Harari - Unedited Conversation
40 min
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Do higher wages kill jobs? (with Mayor Eric Gar...
49 min
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Do regulations kill growth? (with Robert Reich)
39 min
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BONUS: Why Howard Schultz would make a terrible...
5 min
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Do tax cuts for rich people create growth? (wit...
36 min
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Is the American Dream a lie? (with Christian Co...
42 min
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BONUS: Marching orders for new legislators
14 min
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Where does economic growth really come from? (w...
46 min
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How should we measure the economy? (with Diane ...
35 min
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Whatever happened to the middle class? (with He...
41 min
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BONUS: Where's your $4,000 raise?
14 min
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What is the trick in trickle down? (with Yuval ...
46 min
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Is Econ 101 a lie? (with Eric Beinhocker and Ja...
39 min
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Why do we call it pitchfork economics? (with Ga...
32 min
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Pitchfork Economics Teaser
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