Dr. Lance Taylor Interviewed for the Institute for New Economic Thinking

Dr. Lance Taylor, Professor Emeritus at The New School for Social Research, was recently interviewed by Lynn Paramore for the Institute for New Economic Thinking.

The interview includes Dr. Taylor’s recent paper, “Wage Increases, Transfers, and the Socially Determined Income Distribution in the USA“, co-written with Nelson Barbosa and published by The Institute For New Economic Thinking’s Working Group, which “examines income inequality using new tools and models”.

You can read the full interview at The Institute for New Economic Thinking.


Dr. Lance Taylor is the Emeritus Professor of Economics at the New School for Social Research and the former Arnhold Professor of International Cooperation and Development. Formerly, he was a Professor of Economics at Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Visiting Professor at the Universidade da Brasilia, Delhi University, and the Stockholm School of Economics. He has served as a visiting scholar or policy advisor in over 25 countries, including Chile, Brazil, Mexico, Nicaragua, Cuba, Russia, Egypt, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Pakistan, India, and Thailand. He received a Ph.D. in economics from Harvard University in 1968.