Interviewees

Alena Ledeneva

Alena is Professor of Politics and Society at the University College London and a founder of the Global Informality Project (in-formality.com) and The Global Encyclopedia of Informality (2018). She graduated

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Alexa Clay

Alexa is the co-author of the best selling book The Misfit Economy (Simon & Schuster), named one of the best business books to read by the World Economic Forum, TechRepublic,

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Angus Armstrong

Angus is the Director of Rebuilding Macroeconomics Network at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR).  He was formerly a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank and Head of

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Ann Pettifor

Ann is a political economist, author and public speaker. She is Director of Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME), and an Honorary Research Fellow at the Political Economy Research Centre of

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Anna Laycock

Anna Laycock is CEO at the Finance Innovation Lab, where she leads our work to build a financial system that serves people and planet. Anna is a collaborative leader, systemic thinker

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Anthony Uagboe

Tony is a finance professional from Nigeria and runs a tech enabled finance institution called Osemo Borealis (Osb), based in Lagos. As an impact oriented business leader, he founded Osb,

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Armin Steuernagel

Armin is the pioneer of a new form of ownership for companies. As co-founder of the Purpose Foundation, Purpose Ventures, and Purpose Evergreen Capital, he has assisted over 30 companies

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Christian Felber

Christian is a writer, university lecturer, IASS Affiliate Scholar and contemporary dancer in Vienna. He is the initiator of the Economy for the Common Good and the Cooperative for the

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Claire Pritchard

Claire completed degrees in Hotel and Catering in London and the Netherlands and has nearly 30 years’ experience working in food. This started with running the restaurants and bars of

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Clive Spash

Clive is an economist who writes, researches and teaches on public policy with an emphasis on economic and environmental interactions. His main interests are interdisciplinary research on human behaviour, environmental values

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Colin Mayer

Colin Mayer is the Peter Moores Professor of Management Studies at the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford. He is a Professorial Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford and

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Dahlia Lamy

Dahlia Lamy  is the Managing Director of the UK business of Simudyne. She joined Simudyne in Iraq providing analytic services for business and stability operations. After successfully completing the Iraq

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Dan Crossley

Dan is Executive Director at the Food Ethics Council, an independent think tank striving to put ethics at the centre of the food system. Dan has worked on food sustainability

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Dean Baker

Dean is an American macroeconomist and co-founder, with Mark Weisbrot, of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C. He is credited as being one of the first

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Douglas R. Eger

Douglas is Chairman and CEO of the Intrinsic Exchange Group which is pioneering a new asset class based on nature and the benefits that nature provides. Douglas’s career has focused on developing

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Erik Nordman

Erik is a professor of natural resources management at Grand Valley State University in Michigan, USA. Nordman is also a faculty affiliate at Indiana University’s Ostrom Workshop, where he was

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Felicia Wong

Felicia is the President and CEO of the Roosevelt Institute, a New York-based think tank and campus network that promotes a bold economic and political vision capable of bringing the

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Fran Boait

Fran Boait is the Director of Positive Money, a research and campaigning organisation championing reform of the money and banking system. Fran studied Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge.

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Gabriella Ramos

Gabriela is the OECD Chief of Staff and Sherpa to the G20. Besides supporting the Strategic Agenda of the Secretary General, she is responsible for the contributions of the Organisation

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Georgina Silvester

Georgina was appointed chief operating officer of Handelsbanken in February 2019, following a two year role as head of Brexit implementation. Joining Handelsbanken in 2015 as head of tax, Georgina

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Gillian Tett

Gillian is the chairman of the US editorial board and editor-at-large at the Financial Times. Perhaps best known for predicting the 2007–8 financial crisis, Tett’s bestselling book Fool’s Gold was one of

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Graham Parkes

A native of Glasgow, Graham has taught philosophy at universities in the United States, Europe, and East Asia, and is now Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Vienna. He

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Grazia Ietto-Gillies

Grazia is Emeritus Professor of Applied Economics and Visiting Research Professor, Birkbeck, University of London. She has also published in 2017 a memoir of her childhood in Calabria: By the

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Helena Norberg-Hodge

Helena is a pioneer of the new economy movement and recipient of the Alternative Nobel prize, the Arthur Morgan Award and the Goi Peace Prize for contributing to “the revitalization

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Jane D’Arista

Jane is a Professor and  Research Associate at the Political Economy Research Institute, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. And with 20 years spent first as a staff economist for the US Congress

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John Kay

John Kay is one of Britain’s leading economists. His work is centred on the relationships between economics, finance and business. His career has spanned academic work and think tanks, business

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John Perkins

John is an author and activist whose 10 books on global intrigue, shamanism, and transformation including Touching the Jaguar, Shapeshifting and the classic Confessions of an Economic Hit Man have

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John Seddon

John has received numerous academic awards for his contribution to management science. He is the leader of the Vanguard organisations, operating in eleven countries, and the originator of the Vanguard

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Joris Tieleman

Joris studied economics in Utrecht and Amsterdam in the Netherlands, where he also co-founded Rethinking Economics in the Netherlands. Joris wrote his PhD (cum laude) on urbanisation in West Africa

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