Mariana Mazzucato

From Moonshots to Earthshots

The pandemic has highlighted the cost of neglecting public investment, both in the welfare state and value creation. But the crisis has also created a huge opportunity to pursue industrial policies beyond traditional sectoral and technological silos, and to restore mission-driven governance in the public interest.
Mariana Mazzucato
Henry Lishi Li
Els Torreele

Designing Vaccines for People, Not Profits

For all the hope spurred by announcements of demonstrated efficacy in multiple COVID-19 vaccine candidates, there is still a long way to go to deliver on the promise of a universal, freely available “people’s vaccine.” As matters stand, national and private interests are trumping the principle of health justice.

An ‘Electrifying’ Economist’s Guide to the Recovery

Mariana Mazzucato, a professor who has the ears of world leaders and chief executives, envisions a post-pandemic world that redefines what is valued.
Andrea Roventini

Economic policy at the time of COVID-19
Economist Mariana Mazzucato calls for a more inclusive, sustainable economy: “There’s no thinking. Let’s just do it. We don’t have a choice”
Cliff Taylor
Mariana Mazzucato interviewed on “doing economics differently” in a post-Covid-19 world
Andrea Roventini Evitare la zattera della medusa

La crisi economica provocata dalla pandemia ha mostrato le debolezze strutturali del modello di crescita capitalista
Mariana Mazzucato, George Dibb, Martha McPherson

The path to COVID recovery: the urgent need for the EU Green Deal and a new approach to Industrial Strategy

Due to the COVID19 crisis, states and governments are having to step up in unprecedented ways to intervene in their economies.
Mariana Mazzucato, Giulio Quaggiotto

The Big Failure of Small Government

It is no coincidence that countries with mission-driven governments have fared better in the COVID-19 crisis than have countries beholden to the cult of efficiency. Effective governance, it turns out, cannot be conjured up at will, because it requires investment in state capacity.