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  • Interview on CNN GPS with Fareed Zakaria

  • Discussing UK economic growth on Channel 4 News

  • Discussing report for Brazilian Government on Globo News

  • Debating the problems in the eurozone on BBC Newsnight

  • Interview with Ezio Mauro, Director of La Repubblica, Italy

  • Interview with Presa Diretta, RAI TV

  • CNN Money interview: Thank the government for your iPhone

Media

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.

Media Contact: IIPP Communications Team, iippcomms@ucl.ac.uk, T: 07388 220 201

Featured Articles By Mazzucato

How to Develop a COVID-19 Vaccine for All

How to Develop a COVID-19 Vaccine for All

Strong health systems, adequate testing capacity, and an effective, universally available vaccine will be key to protecting societies from COVID-19. But ensuring that no one is left behind requires not just unprecedented collective investment, but also a very different approach to innovation.

Featured Articles About Mazzucato

The 50 most influential people in Britain

The 50 most influential people in Britain

“Routing the male, pale and stale world of post-hegemony economics, Mazzucato has become a crucial voice in the field of left-wing academic thought. Her idea that the state should drive innovation has gained teeth with the UK, EU and UN – and she has proven a persuasive critic of austerity.” more

Mission critical

Mission critical

“Economist Mariana Mazzucato explains how solving society’s toughest problems starts with rethinking how value is created and innovation is incentivized.” Deborah Unger more

Brexit has a chance to kick-start a period of radical change

Brexit has a chance to kick-start a period of radical change

“The next wave of tech is now crashing into some of the “hard” sectors of the economy […], all heavily regulated by the state. To succeed, government and business are going to have to “co-create” markets, in the words of Mariana Mazzucato, who runs the IIPP.” John Thornhill more

Featured TV

BBC World

Interview with IIPP Director Mariana Mazzucato

Channel 4 News

Discussing the importance of a Coronavirus budget

CNN

With Amanpour: Green New Deal could fuel growth

CHANNEL 4 NEWS

A ‘parasitic’ system in need of change

Featured Radio

Directing innovation towards sustainable growth

Directing innovation towards sustainable growth

John Thornhill talks to economist Mariana Mazzucato about her work to promote collaboration between governments and companies to direct innovation towards sustainable and inclusive growth.

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.

Featured Blogs

Rethinking Value

Rethinking Value

“What happens when we confuse price with value? We end up undervaluing care. We pollute more. And the financial sector is allowed to brag about how productive it is—while often just moving around existing value, created by others. Most importantly we end up with a form of capitalism that rewards value extraction activities over value… more