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2019 was a very hard year for me. In all honesty I feel like a total failure and like I've failed to accomplish many essential things I wanted to accomplish this year.Nonetheless,I'm going to take this moment to remind twitter of articles I coauthored that I'm extremely proud of
First up, which may be the most important,@rohangrey, @stf18 and I in the FT responding to the discourse about MMT that emerged early this year. In it we lay out the outlines of a macroeconomic policy framework for tight full employment & price stability

ftalphaville.ft.com/2019/03/01/155…
This framework is getting laid out in more detail in a forthcoming report on the Green New Deal where I coined the term "Non-Fiscal payfor" to illustrate and highlight that MMT opens the way for non-fiscal budgetary tools.
Next up, @rohangrey, @videotroph, @RaulACarrillo and I responded to henwood's Jacobin piece on MMT. In it we detail all the ways that Henwood misunderstands the political economy of full employment and disregards Kalecki's legacy.

mronline.org/2019/05/02/mod…
Rounding out the journalistic pieces, here is @RaulACarrillo @andresintheory and I on contending visions of the Green New Deal. A lending based GND has many flaws which necessitates a spending based GND. We need to shrink private debt, not expand it.
businessinsider.com/green-new-deal…
Last, but by no means least, I'm extremely proud to have coauthored "The Firm Exemption and the Hierarchy of Finance in the Gig Economy" with @sanjuktampaul. It details the way that the privileges we grant firms are reinforced by the finance franchise.

ssrn.com/abstract=34262…
There is a lot to be proud of in these pieces and the ongoing they represent will be even more substantial contributions. I can't make 2019 better, but I can do something about 2020. Have a happy new years everyone.
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