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EconTalk: Conversations for the Curious is an award-winning weekly podcast hosted by Russ Roberts of Shalem College in Jerusalem. The eclectic guest... more

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Michael Munger on Desires, Morality, and Self-Interest

Economist and author Michael Munger of Duke University talks about human wants and desires with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Human... more

01 Mar 2021 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
John Cochrane on the Pandemic

Would the impact of the pandemic have been different if government and policymakers had been more open to more market-based... more

22 Feb 2021 · 1 hour, 8 minutes
Dana Gioia on Learning, Poetry, and Studying with Miss Bishop

Poet and author Dana Gioia talks about his book Studying with Miss Bishop with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. They talk about... more

15 Feb 2021 · 1 hour, 35 minutes
Lamorna Ash on Dark, Salt, Clear

Lamorna Ash talks about her book Dark, Salt, Clear with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Ash leaves London and moves to... more

08 Feb 2021 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Michael McCullough on the Kindness of Strangers

Author and psychologist Michael McCullough of the University of California, San Diego talks about his book The Kindness of Strangers... more

01 Feb 2021 · 1 hour, 21 minutes
Scott Newstok on How to Think Like Shakespeare

Author Scott Newstok of Rhodes College talks about his book, How to Think Like Shakespeare, with EconTalk host Russ Roberts.... more

25 Jan 2021 · 1 hour, 9 minutes
Gary Shiffman on the Economics of Violence

Economist and author Gary Shiffman of Georgetown University talks about his book, The Economics of Violence, with EconTalk host Russ... more

18 Jan 2021 · 59 minutes
Don Boudreaux on Buchanan

Economist and author Don Boudreaux of George Mason University discusses the life and work of the economist James Buchanan with... more

11 Jan 2021 · 1 hour, 16 minutes
Matthew Crawford on Why We Drive

Author Matthew Crawford talks about his book Why We Drive with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. The conversation is about driving... more

04 Jan 2021 · 1 hour, 15 minutes
Michael Blastland on the Hidden Half

Author Michael Blastland talks about his book The Hidden Half with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Blastland argues that the deeper... more

28 Dec 2020 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Michael Munger on Desires, Morality, and Self-Interest