Interviewees

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 Director of Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME), and an Honorary Research Fellow at the Political Economy Research Centre of City University, London. Her background is in sovereign debt.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Juliet Schor

Juliet is Professor of Sociology at Boston College. Schor is also a member of the MacArthur Foundation Connected Learning Research Network. Schor’s research focuses on consumption, time use, and environmental

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Kate Raworth

Kate Raworth is an economist whose research focuses on the unique social and ecological challenges of the twenty-first century. She teaches at Oxford University’s Environmental Change Institute, where she is

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Maeve Cohen

Maeve got involved with Rethinking whilst a student at the University of Manchester, co-founding the Post-Crash Economics Society there. After graduating, she continued to maintain her involvement with Rethinking, volunteering

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Matthew Taylor

Matthew  is a British former political strategist and current Chief Executive of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce in the United Kingdom since 2006. In

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Monica Lee

Director and Company Secretary, Monica Lee, was Visiting Professor of HRD at Newcastle Business School, and based at Lancaster University Management School for many years. She has worked with a

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Oliver Hart

Oliver is currently the Andrew E. Furer Professor of Economics at Harvard University, where he has taught since 1993. He has published a book (Firms, Contracts, and Financial Structure, Oxford

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Özlem Onaran

Prof Özlem Onaran is a prize-winning Feminist Economist at the University of Greenwich and Director of the Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre. She has done extensive research on issues of

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Rev Paul Nicolson

Rev Paul Nicolson founded the Zacchaeus 2000 Trust (Z2K) in response to the poll tax in 1997. He raised the funds in 1968 to commission the Family Budget Unit to

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Richard Baldwin

Richard Baldwin is Professor of International Economics at the Graduate Institute (Geneva), President of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (London), and Founder of VoxEU.org. In addition to his research

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Richard Murphy

Richard Murphy is a chartered accountant and a political economist, an anti-poverty campaigner and a tax expert. He is Professor of Practice in International Political Economy at City University, London

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Rick Bookstaber

Rick Bookstaber is the Chief Risk Officer in the Office of the CIO for the Regents of the University of California, with oversight across its $110 billion of assets. He

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Sherry Kasper

Sherry Davis Kasper is a Professor Emerita of Economics at Maryville College, a liberal arts college in Maryville, Tennessee, USA. Her research includes study of alternative financial institutions, economics education,

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Stephen Ziliak

Stephen is Professor of Economics and Faculty Member of the Social Justice Studies Program at Roosevelt University in Chicago, and Conjoint Professor of Business and Law at the University of

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Steve Keen

Professor Steve Keen is both critic of mainstream economics and a developer of a modern complex systems approach to economics. Best known for the book Debunking Economics, he was a

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Tessy Britton

Tessy is Chief Executive of Participatory City Foundation, an initiative that will start to build a large urban Demonstration Neighbourhood in a London borough (of 200,000+ residents) in early 2017.

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Tim Jackson

Tim Jackson is Director of the Centre for the Understanding of Sustainable Prosperity (CUSP). and Professor of Sustainable Development at the University of Surrey in the UK. CUSP builds on

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Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis is the co-founder of DiEM25 (Democracy in Europe Movement). He is also the former finance minister of Greece. His latest book is And the Weak Suffer What They Must?

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