Ann Pettifor


Political economist, author and public speaker

What are we struggling for? – ICA seminar

I appeared on a panel with Andrew Simms of nef and Milford Bateman (author of ‘Why Doesn’t Microfinance Work? – The destructive rise of Local Neoliberalism‘) to discuss finance and the importance of primarily national systems. My talk was titled: “Let ideas and art be international, goods be homespun & finance primarily national”.

You can watch below (I begin at 14mins):

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