Contributor

Ann Pettifor

Director of PRIME Policy Research in Macroeconomics

I'm Ann Pettifor - new economist, director of <a href="http://www.advocacyinternational.co.uk" rel="nofollow">Advocacy International</a>, <a href="http://www.primeeconomics.org" rel="nofollow">PRIME Economics</a>, analyst of the global financial system ( <a href="http://debtonation.org" rel="nofollow">debtonation.org</a>), and a co-author of the Green New Deal. <br> <br> I predicted an Anglo-American debt-deflationary crisis back in 2003, and am known for my work on sovereign debt and international finance, including co-founding the Jubilee 2000 (Drop the Debt) campaign. <br> <br> My books include <em>Real </em>World Economic Outlook - the legacy of globalization, debt and deflation, and The Coming First World Debt Crisis, both published by Palgrave Macmillan. <br> <br> I'm currently a fellow of the new economics foundation and Executive Director of Advocacy International and PRIME (Policy Research in Macroeconomics).