debt cancellation

Student Debt Cancellation a Viable Option, Economists Say

March 12, 2018

A new in-depth study on the consequences of cancelling all student debt in the US shows that it would help the economy far more than it would cost. We talk to Stephanie Kelton, one of the study’s co-authors

The Creditor/Debtor Paradox: Heiner Flassbeck Comments On The German Experience

June 30, 2013
In this two part series, former German finance minister, Heiner Flassbeck, discusses the unbearable debt imposed on Germany by the Treaty of Versailles after WWI, the subsequent debt forgiveness & restructuring of Germany’s external debt after WWII and Germany’s position today as a European creditor nation