Mariana Mazzucato
Mariana Mazzucato
Contributor, The Yuan

Mariana Mazzucato, a professor in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value at University College London, is Founding Director of the UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose. She is the author of Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism. 

AI must serve the common interest
AI has already delivered huge benefits to humanity and is poised to continue to do so, but a dearth of rules and transparency has allowed faulty or biased algorithms to frequently discriminate against those they are intended to help, reinforcing and aggravating existing inequalities. Change is clearly needed, but solutions remain elusive, two UN health and social sciences officials explain.
Mariana Mazzucato, Gabriela Ramos  |  Jan 23, 2023
Biden's Health Moonshot
The US government has established the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health, but how should this agency be funded and structured so that innovations in AI and healthcare actually end up benefiting the public and reducing inequality? DARPA and the National Institutes of Health can serve as a guide for what works well and what does not.
Mariana Mazzucato, Travis Whitfill  |  Apr 27, 2022
Health Innovation for All
The new Omicron variant is a reminder that the system for managing global health emergencies remains woefully inadequate.
Mariana Mazzucato, Jayati Ghosh  |  Feb 02, 2022