Prof. Glen Weyl discusses ideas in his new book Radical Markets: Uprooting Capitalism and Democracy for a Just Society. The book was just listed in “The Economist’s books of the year” among many other praises. In this interview, Prof. Weyl explains how his vision could be a unique solution to many of our problems today, the role of blockchain technology in social change, and the future of Liberalism among other topics.
Prof. Weyl is now a Principal Researcher at Microsoft and the founder of the RadicalxChange movement. He graduated from Princeton in 2007 as the valedictorian of his undergraduate class, and he received his PhD degree in economics at Princeton in the following year of 2008.
His book can be purchased at: https://www.amazon.com/Radical-Markets-Uprooting-Capitalism-Democracy/dp/0691177503.