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Stephanie Kelton

Center for Social Justice, Inequality, and Policy

Dr. Stephanie Kelton joins us from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. Her research areas include monetary policy, employment policy, public finance, international finance, and European monetary integration. A well-known policy expert, she has served as Chief Economist of the US Senate Budget Committee and as Senior Economic Advisor to the presidential campaign of Senator Bernie Sanders. She continues as chair of the Board of Economists for Peace and Security. Professor Kelton was named one of Politico’s “thinkers, doers, and visionaries transforming American politics in 2016.” She is a Research Scholar of the Levy Institute and holds a PhD in Economics from the New School for Social Research.