This is an interesting article on rethinking conservatism. From the MMT perspective, it is evident that much of the conservative agenda is based on a misunderstanding of monetary economics, in that conservatives have ideological policy goals which presuppose that taxes or borrowing are necessary to fund government expenditure.
Here's an exercise for MMT-aware conservatives. What would modernizing conservativism look like in light of a correct understanding of monetary economics?
Read the piece at Breakthrough Journal
by Stephen F. Hayward
(h/t Kevin Fathi via email)