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    • The Innovative State

    • Governments Should Make Markets, Not Just Fix Them
    • By: Mariana Mazzucato
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 29 mins
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    Conventional wisdom says the state can best foster innovation by just getting out of the way. In fact, government has historically served not as a meddler in the private sector, but as a key booster of it - and often a daring one, willing to take risks that businesses won’t.

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    • The Value of Everything

    • Makers and Takers in the Global Economy
    • By: Mariana Mazzucato
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    Who really creates wealth in our world? And how do we decide the value of what they do? At the heart of today's financial and economic crisis is a problem hiding in plain sight. In modern capitalism, value-extraction is rewarded more highly than value-creation: the productive process that drives a healthy economy and society. From companies driven solely to maximise shareholder value to astronomically high prices of medicines justified through big pharma's 'value pricing', we misidentify taking with making, and have lost sight of what value really means.

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    • The Entrepreneurial State

    • By: Mariana Mazzucato
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    According to conventional wisdom, innovation is best left to the dynamic entrepreneurs of the private sector, and government should get out of the way. But what if all this was wrong? What if, from Silicon Valley to medical breakthroughs, the public sector has been the boldest and most valuable risk-taker of all?

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