Professor Mark Blyth is a faculty fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies.
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Political economist and YouTube sensation Mark Blyth argues that austerity policies are downright dangerous: they reward the architects of the crisis, create political instability and income inequality and almost always lead to low growth.
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