A leading economist explains why capitalism has failed—and why only the markets can fix it now.

Capitalism Has Failed. Only the Markets Can Fix It Now.

Capitalism Has Failed. Only the Markets Can Fix It Now.

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June 6 2018 7:00 AM

The Market Manifesto

Capitalism has failed. Only the markets can fix it.

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A marketplace.

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In this episode of The Good Fight, Yascha Mounk talks to economist Glen Weyl about the roots of inequality, the problems of monopoly and monopsony, and whether more, not less, radical markets are the antidote to the economic problems of our age.

Email: thegoodfight@newamerica.org
Twitter: @Yascha_Mounk
This podcast was made in collaboration with New America.

Podcast production by John T. Williams.

*Correction, June 12, 2018: This post originally misspelled Glen Weyl’s last name.