Geoff Ginter Interviews Pavlina Tcherneva at the 2nd Annual MMT Conference

At the Second Modern Monetary Conference, Real Progressive’s Geoff Ginter has a brief chat with “Goddess of the Job Guarantee” Dr. Pavlina Tcherneva. Dr. Tcherneva describes her experience with and observations of a jobs guarantee program in Argentina. She talks about the impact of this program on various types of communities, the kinds of jobs created, who benefitted, and how one community shed its image as the ''Hidden City'.

Truth Above Party

Nothing gets done until we all understand macroeconomic reality.

Framing a Job Guarantee

Ms. McArdle is being disingenuous in planting the idea that everyone who is paid with federal dollars is a federal employee; it’s an idea that immediately discredits the JG program, and it should be proactively discredited itself.