Friday, June 26, 2015
Rob Kall Bottom Up radio Interview with Scott Baker: America Is Not Broke
Broadcast May 13, 2015
The Rob Kall Bottom Up Radio Show Podcast
America Is NOT Broke: Interview with Scott Baker
Scott Baker is one of the managing editors and the economics editor for OpEdNews, a lecturer at the New York Henry George School, and the New York coordinator for the Public Banking institute. And he's the author of a new book, America Is Not Broke - Four Multi-trillion Dollar Paths to a Thriving America.
Rob: what's the basic concept of the book
Basically I'm challenging the concept that America's out of money"
I'm doing it in a different way. There are four macro-solutions that people don't know about that would put trillions into the economy.
Rob: Trillions into the economy. Why isn't this being done?
For example, money creation is the province of the banks, and they don't want to let go of it. We did it before, under Lincoln, when we created sovereign money. They US can produce money as it needs to.
land value taxation
Government asset hoarding.
...See the rest here: