Economics - Innovation - Inclusive Growth


Professor Mazzucato contributes to media around the world. She regularly appears on TV programmes including BBC Newsnight, Channel 4 News, Sky News, Bloomberg News, and Italian programmes including Ballaro' and Otto e Mezzo (see TV interviews here).

Her articles have been published internationally including in the Guardian, the Observer, the Financial Times, The Economist, Project Syndicate, Foreign Affairs, La Repubblica, the New Statesman and Wired Magazine. Her work has been reviewed in the New York Times, Forbes magazine, The Economist, the Financial Times, The New York Review of Books, and Corriere della Sera among others. For a full list of articles see links below.

In 2013 the New Republic called her "one of the three most important thinkers about innovation". Click here to download a press bio sheet.

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FEATURED articles by mazzucato

FEATURED articles about mazzucato

The Entrepreneurial State

The Entrepreneurial State

“Ms Mazzucato is right to argue that the state has played a role in producing game-changing breakthroughs, and that its contribution to the more

È lo Stato che deve innovare

È lo Stato che deve innovare

«[…] senza la mano pubblica sarebbero impossibili quasi tutte le grandi innovazioni tecnologiche. A dimostrarci che le cose stanno così è l’ultimo libro di Mariana Mazzucato” more

The Banker

January 23, 2017

China under Trump: The green innovation race


November 28, 2016

Executive Pay

Question Time, BBC

November 24, 2016

UK Government Autumn Budget & Brexit


November 21, 2016

UK Government's Industrial Strategy


August 18, 2016

'Rethinking Capitalism': from Austerity to Green Policy


April 5, 2016

Report for Brazilian Government


BBC Radio 4 Today

BBC Radio 4 Today

Professor Mazzucato and Zanny Minton Beddoes, Editor of the Economist, discuss globalization in the wake of the UK’s EU referendum. Listen more

BBC World Service Newshour

BBC World Service Newshour

Professor Mazzucato and Guardian journalist Mike Carter discuss the economic forces causing so many people to feel marginalised and the need to rethink capitalism. Listen more


The Brexit-Trump Syndrome: it’s the economics, stupid

The Brexit-Trump Syndrome: it’s the economics, stupid

“The Brexit and Trump electoral results make this increasingly look like the beginning of a new political era. If policymakers are to respond in better ways to the new popular mood, they need to engage in a fundamental rethinking of capitalism, guided by better economic theory and a more dynamic relationship between theory and policy.”… more

Why Economic Recovery Requires Rethinking Capitalism

Why Economic Recovery Requires Rethinking Capitalism

“Mission-oriented public investment is vital to spur a revival of private-sector investment… What economies need, today, is not only a new approach to investment, but also a New Deal in terms of reinvestment: a new compact between the public and private sectors that can lead to more inclusive growth.” more