On tonight’s edition of Tell Somebody, host Tom Klammer is pleased to welcome Stephanie Kelton via phone to talk economics and to respond to a PBS Here and Now segment narrowing the budget debate to the need for entitlement reform and deficit and spending reductions.
About the guest:
Stephanie Kelton, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Research Scholar at The Levy Economics Institute and Director of Graduate Student Research at the Center for Full Employment and Price Stability. She is creator and editor of New Economic Perspectives. Her research expertise is in: Federal Reserve operations, fiscal policy, social security, health care, international finance and employment policy. Follow her at twitter.com/deficitowl.