The 3rd International MMT Conference

September 27-29
Stony Brook University


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Day 1 (Friday)

    9:30am-10:00am: Welcome

    10:00am-12:00pm: MMT - Who's Listening?

    • Bill Mitchell - Professor of Economics, University of Newcastle
    • Brian Romanchuk - Author, Bond Economics
    • Alexandra Scaggs - Journalist, Barrons

    12:00pm-1:30pm: (Lunch) Keynote - MMT and the Struggle for Social Justice

    • Mathew Forstater - Professor of Economics, University of Missouri, Kansas City

    1:30pm-3:30pm: MMT and the Green New Deal

    • Yeva Nersisyan - Associate Professor of Economics, Franklin & Marshall College
    • Fadhel Kaboub - Associate Professor of Economics, Denison University
    • Nathan Tankus - Research Director, Modern Money Network
    • Maggie Dickinson - Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Guttman Community College, CUNY

    4:00-6:00pm: MMT and the Public Sphere

    • Stephanie Kelton - Professor of Public Policy & Economics, Stony Brook University
    • Raul Carrillo - Director, Modern Money Network
    • Pavlina Tcherneva - Associate Professor of Economics, Bard College
    • Scott Fullwiler - Associate Professor of Economics, University of Missouri-Kansas City

    6:30pm-8:30pm: Evening Reception

Day 2 (Saturday)

    9:00am-12:00pm: Finance Forum & Workshops

    • (TBA)

    12:00pm-1:00pm: (Lunch)

    1:00pm-3:00pm: Money, Race, and Civil Rights

    • Nina Banks - Associate Professor of Economics, Bucknell University
    • Camille Walsh - Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences, University of Washington, Bothell
    • Rev. Dr. Delman Coates - Founder, OurMoneyUS & Senior Pastor, Mt. Ennon Baptist Church
    • Shawn Sebastian - Organizer, Working Families Iowa

    3:30pm-5:30pm: Digital Money and the Future

    • Rohan Grey - Doctoral Fellow, Cornell Law School
    • Fran Boait - Executive Director, Positive Money
    • David Segal - Executive Director, Demand Progress

    6:00-8:00pm: (Dinner) Keynote - Money, Imperialism, and Development

    • Ndongo Samba Sylla - Programme & Research Officer, Rosa Luxembourg Foundation Office for West Africa
    • (Discussant) Fadhel Kaboub - President, Global Institute for Sustainable Prosperity

Day 3 (Sunday)

    9:00am-12:00pm: Finance Forum & Workshops

    • (TBA)

    12:00pm-1:30pm: (Lunch) Roundtable - The Future of MMT Scholarship

    • Bill Mitchell - Professor of Economics, University of Newcastle
    • Scott Ferguson - Associate Professor of Film & Media Studies, University of South Florida
    • Martha McCluskey - Professor of Law, University at Buffalo
    • Zdravka Todorova - Professor of Economics, Wright State University

    2:00pm-4:00pm: Building the MMT Movement

    • L. Randall Wray - Professor of Economics, Bard College
    • Andres Bernal - Lecturer of Urban Studies, Queens College, CUNY
    • Stephanie Kelton - Professor of Public Policy & Economics, Stony Brook University

    4:00pm: End



The conference is held at Stony Brook University, Long Island, at the Charles B. Wang Center and the Center for Leadership and Service. A campus map is available here.


Information on how to get to Stony Brook University can be found here.


Attendees who wish to secure conference rates for nearby hotels should indicate their interest on the registration form. Alternatively, there are relatively cheap private house sharing options available nearby.


The conference will be livestreamed from this website, and livetweeted from @mmtconference with the hashtag #MMTConf19.





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