EconTalk Archives, 2012

EconTalk Archives, 2012

53 episodes

EconTalk is an award-winning weekly talk show about economics in daily life. Featured guests include renowned economics professors, Nobel Prize winners, and exciting speakers on all kinds of topical matters related to economic thought. Topics include health care, business cycles, economic growth, free trade, education, finance, politics, sports, book reviews, parenting, and the curiosities of everyday decision-making. Russ Roberts, of the Library of Economics and Liberty (econlib.org) and George Mason U., draws you in with lively guests and creative repartee. Look for related readings and the complete archive of previous shows at EconTalk.org, where you can also comment on the podcasts and ask questions.

Podcasts

Pettit on the Prison Population, Survey Data and African-American Progress

Published: Dec. 31, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 51 seconds

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Lisa Turner on Organic Farming

Published: Dec. 24, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 23 seconds

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Boudreaux on Reading Hayek

Published: Dec. 17, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 13 minutes 2 seconds

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Chris Anderson on Makers and Manufacturing

Published: Dec. 10, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes 15 seconds

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Mulligan on Redistribution, Unemployment, and the Labor Market

Published: Dec. 3, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes 24 seconds

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Angell on Big Pharma

Published: Nov. 26, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 59 seconds

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Cochrane on Health Care

Published: Nov. 19, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 16 seconds

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Munger on John Locke, Prices, and Hurricane Sandy

Published: Nov. 12, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes 58 seconds

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Joshua Rauh on Public Pensions

Published: Nov. 5, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 8 minutes 19 seconds

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Hanke on Hyperinflation, Monetary Policy, and Debt

Published: Oct. 29, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 35 seconds

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Rodden on the Geography of Voting

Published: Oct. 22, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 37 seconds

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Kling on Education and the Internet

Published: Oct. 15, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 59 seconds

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Garett Jones on Fisher, Debt, and Deflation

Published: Oct. 8, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 20 seconds

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Robert Skidelsky on Money, the Good Life, and How Much is Enough

Published: Oct. 1, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 54 minutes 36 seconds

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Frank and Roberts on Infrastructure

Published: Sept. 24, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 51 seconds

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Paul Tough on How Children Succeed

Published: Sept. 17, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 55 minutes 19 seconds

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Nosek on Truth, Science, and Academic Incentives

Published: Sept. 10, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 28 seconds

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Barofsky on Bailouts

Published: Sept. 3, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 50 seconds

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Roger Noll on the Economics of Sports

Published: Aug. 27, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 57 seconds

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Ohanian on the Great Recession and the Labor Market

Published: Aug. 20, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 14 minutes 23 seconds

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Frisby on Tax Reform

Published: Aug. 13, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 7 minutes 5 seconds

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Ober on the Ancient Greek Economy

Published: Aug. 6, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 16 seconds

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Scott Atlas on American Health Care

Published: July 30, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 42 seconds

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Brady on the 2012 US Election

Published: July 23, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes 47 seconds

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Taubes on Why We Get Fat

Published: July 16, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes 1 second

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Stiglitz on Inequality

Published: July 9, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 7 minutes 29 seconds

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Zingales on Capitalism and Crony Capitalism

Published: July 2, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes 58 seconds

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Moretti on Jobs, Cities, and Innovation

Published: June 25, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes 46 seconds

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Manzi on Knowledge, Policy, and Uncontrolled

Published: June 18, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 50 seconds

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Jonah Lehrer on Creativity and Imagine

Published: June 11, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes 11 seconds

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Yong on Science, Replication, and Journalism

Published: June 4, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes 22 seconds

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Larry White on the Clash of Economic Ideas

Published: May 28, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 36 seconds

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Coase on Externalities, the Firm, and the State of Economics

Published: May 21, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 27 seconds

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Owen on Parenting, Money, and the First National Bank of Dad

Published: May 14, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 46 seconds

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Schmidtz on Rawls, Nozick, and Justice

Published: May 7, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes 18 seconds

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Taylor on Rules, Discretion, and First Principles

Published: April 30, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 34 seconds

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Cowen on Food

Published: April 23, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 48 seconds

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Autor on Disability

Published: April 16, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 45 seconds

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Burkhauser on the Middle Class

Published: April 9, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 9 minutes 23 seconds

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Eugene White on Bank Regulation

Published: April 2, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 20 seconds

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Boudreaux on Public Debt

Published: March 26, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 24 minutes 6 seconds

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Acemoglu on Why Nations Fail

Published: March 19, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 40 seconds

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Derman on Theories, Models, and Science

Published: March 12, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 30 seconds

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Calomiris on Capital Requirements, Leverage, and Financial Regulation

Published: March 5, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 27 minutes 17 seconds

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Weinberger on Too Big to Know

Published: Feb. 27, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 24 seconds

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Adam Davidson on Manufacturing

Published: Feb. 20, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes 49 seconds

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David Owen on the Environment, Unintended Consequences, and The Conundrum

Published: Feb. 13, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes 50 seconds

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William Black on Financial Fraud

Published: Feb. 6, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 22 minutes 27 seconds

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Fama on Finance

Published: Jan. 30, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 37 seconds

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David Rose on the Moral Foundations of Economic Behavior

Published: Jan. 23, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes 33 seconds

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Taleb on Antifragility

Published: Jan. 16, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 13 minutes 56 seconds

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Dean Baker on the Crisis

Published: Jan. 9, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 49 seconds

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Sumner on Money and the Fed

Published: Jan. 2, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 48 seconds

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