Renegade Inc. goes to New York to talk with Prof. Michael Hudson’s about his views on the state of the US Economy.
Michael Hudson is research professor of Economics at University of Missouri, Kansas City (UMKC) and a research associate at the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College. He is also a Wall Street analyst and consultant as well as president of The Institute for the Study of Long-term Economic Trends (ISLET) and a founding member of International Scholars Conference on Ancient Near Eastern Economies (ISCANEE). Hudson has also been economic advisor to the U.S., Canadian, Mexican, Malaysian,Chinese and Russian governments, and to the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
He was listed as one of the 12 economists who predicted the crisis in Dirk Bezemer’s paper “No One Saw This Coming”: Understanding Financial Crisis Through Accounting Models.
He has written numerous books and articles and is a regular on NPR’s Marketplace, Bloomberg Radio and numerous Pacifica interview programs, and is a contributor to CounterPunch. He has written for the Journal of International Affairs, International Economy and New York Times.