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“The world’s scariest economist” on coronavirus…

“The world’s scariest economist” on coronavirus…

The Times of London called Mariana Mazzucato “the world’s scariest economist.” Quartz describes her as “on a mission to save capitalism from itself.” Wired says she has “a plan to fix capitalism,” and warns that “it’s time we all listened. more

The Innovation Economy

The Innovation Economy

Mariana and Azeem Azhar discuss the role of government in innovation and business growth, risk-taking as the new mentality of bureaucracy, and how the benefits of entrepreneurial innovation have been misread. more

BBC Radio 4 – Start the Week: Dark Satanic Mills

BBC Radio 4 – Start the Week: Dark Satanic Mills

“The economist Mariana Mazzucato is calling for a reform of capitalism, to replace taking with making. She argues that the global economy has become a parasitic system in which value-extraction is more highly rewarded than value-creation.” more

Money talks: Taming crypto

Money talks: Taming crypto

How do regulators define and tackle crypto-currencies? Professor Mariana Mazzucato explains how economists should measure value. more

BBC Radio 4 Today

BBC Radio 4 Today

Discussing new UK Government industrial strategy with CBI Director Carolyn Fairburn. 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