Applied MMT

#1 - Why MMT Matters

January 20, 2023 Adam Rice & Ryan Benincasa Episode 1
Applied MMT
#1 - Why MMT Matters
Show Notes

In this episode, Adam and Ryan discuss how they came to learn about MMT and why they believe it's so important. They also discuss their future plans and goals for the podcast.

They touch on:

- MMT's accuracy as a description of the financial system
- The COVID pandemic and policy response
- Inflation
- Quantitative easing
- Interest rate hikes and their effects


- Introductory MMT resources
- Pocket Change podcast
- NYC Deficit Owls Meetup