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Video: a brilliant demolition of Osborne’s austerity economics

Professor Mark Blyth explains why public debt is not the same as private in a short film that is both clear and entertaining.

Presented by Mark Blyth, professor of International Political Economy at Brown University and faculty fellow at its Watson Institute for International Studies. He is writing "Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea," forthcoming from Oxford University Press in 2011.

Directed by Joe Posner, and produced by Brown University's Watson Institute for International Studies in association with the Global Conversation and Global Media Project.


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