FINNOV in the Media

Italy Debt Crisis

Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) is invited to the BBC News Morning Show to comment on the Italy debt crisis and the appointment of Mario Monti to Italian parliament. 

Coverage of Prof Mazzucato Bloomberg interview in the Washington Post

Mariana Mazzucato's (FINNOV Coordinator) Bloomberg interview is published in the Washington Post online Business Blog section as a perspective for its readers on the European and Italian economic crisis. Read the Washington Post page.

Italy has invested in 'Wrong Places'

Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) was interviewed on the Italian economic crisis and the possible solutions on Bloomberg TV. 

Eurozone Debt Deal

Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) was invited by BBC to discuss the latest measures announced by the EU leaders to ease the eurozone debt crisis and comment on the deal reached to recapitalise European banks and the difficulties in devising new growth plans for the area and individual nations. 

Government and Innovative Enterprise

William Lazonick (WP5) is interviewed by Perry G. Mehrling (INET Senior Advisor) on the themes of Innovative Enterprise, Government Help and Finance.

Eurozone Debt Crisis

4 October 2011. Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) was invited by BBC to comment on the Eurozone Debt Crisis.

Incentives for 'Better' Companies

In her letter published in The Times (29 September 2011) Prof Mazzucato comments on the Labour Party's plans to generate 'good' companies (Report, 28 Sept 2011). 

Global Crisis

22 September 2011. Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) was invited by BBC to comment on the Global Crisis. The interview aired at 19.38 (BST) on the BBC NEWS Channel.

Energy switching: Why the customer inertia?

Prof Mariana Mazzucato (FINNOV Coordinator) was quoted in Tom de Castella's article Energy switching: Why the customer inertia? published on the BBC News website in September 2011. Read the full article.

Entrepreneurial State Key to Innovation

In her letter published in The Guardian (11 September 2011) Prof Mazzucato talks about how the state cut backs in the UK are made to allow for entrepreneurship and private-sector innovation; however, not many people know that the algorithm that led to Google's success was funded by a public-sector National Science Foundation grant. Read the article in full.