Video: Stephen Marglin: Rethinking Economics
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Stephen Marglin believes we must recognize limits to mainstream economics. He says that we should start to rethink assumptions behind modern economic thought, and work to create a new economics based on a more accurate set of assumptions.
- Rethinking Economics
- Running time
- 2m 40s
- Hamburg, Germany, May 21, 2007
- Marcus Morrell
- About Stephen Marglin
- Professor, Harvard University
Stephen A. Marglin is a professor of Economics at Harvard University. His current research focuses on the foundational assumptions of economics, asking to what extent these assumptions are a reflection of the culture and history of the Modern West rather than a set of facts about a universal human nature.
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