I’m Ann Pettifor, author and analyst of the global financial system, and co-author of The Green New Deal (2008). I predicted an Anglo-American debt-deflationary crisis back in 2003, and am known for my work on the sovereign debts of low income countries and for leading Jubilee 2000.
Director of PRIME (Policy Research in Macroeconomics), a think-tank dedicated to analysing and demystifying contemporary economic policy, a fellow of the new economics foundation and director of Advocacy International Ltd.
Author of Just Money – How Society Can Break the Despotic Power of Finance (Commonwealth, 2014) and The Coming First World Debt Crisis (Palgrave, 2006) and editor of NEF’s Real World Economic Outlook – The Legacy of Globalisation: Debt and Deflation (Palgrave, 2003).
With Professor Victoria Chick, co-author of PRIME’s radical analysis of 100 years of UK public debt and its impact, The Economic Consequences of Mr. Osborne (2011).