Innovation, inequality and economics: Edmund Phelps is interviewed by Mark Thoma

By Paul Walker 09/09/2014


From VoxEU.org comes this video in which Edmund Phelps and Mark Thoma discuss a number of topics including Phelps’s argument that a loss of dynamism in the western world is stalling innovation thereby reducing productivity growth and threatening future prosperity. They also discuss graduate economics education, inequality and austerity.