Podcast: Economics & Beyond

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Gaël Giraud

Jun 4, 2020

Gaël Giraud, founder and leader of the Georgetown University Center for Environmental Justice, talks to Rob Johnson about how liberal democracies will fare in facing the pandemic, whether we could see a rise in authoritarian governments, and why economics needs to take climate change into account

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Yanis Varoufakis & Danae Stratou

Yanis Varoufakis & Danae Stratou: Europe’s Dereliction of Duty

Jun 3, 2020

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Gaurav Dalmia & Jayant Sinha

Gaurav Dalmia & Jayant Sinha: India’s Post-Pandemic Path to Prosperity

Jun 2, 2020

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Arjun Jayadev & Achal Prabhala

Arjun Jayadev & Achal Prabhala: The Imperative of Access to Drugs

Jun 2, 2020

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Anna Deavere Smith

Anna Deavere Smith: Stories of Crisis

Jun 1, 2020

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Rana Foroohar

Rana Foroohar: The Surveillance Economy

May 28, 2020

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James Manyika

James Manyika: Towards a 21st Century Social Contract

May 28, 2020

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Jacqueline Edwards

Jacqueline Edwards: Technology, Inspired Learning and Opportunity

May 27, 2020

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Isiah Thomas

Isiah Thomas: Finding Strength through Vulnerability

May 26, 2020

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Camilla Toulmin

May 22, 2020

Camilla Toulmin, former director and associate of the International Institute for Environment and Development, talks to Rob about the role of civil society and education in African development.

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Alan Light

May 21, 2020

Alan Light, veteran music journalist and host of “In The Light” on SiriusXM, talks to Rob Johnson about the social and political role of music and its relationship to youth culture over time. Light and Rob discuss how the silo-ization of music subcultures has faded in the streaming era, and how social media influencers are challenging musicians for the central place in youth culture.

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Nelson Barbosa

Nelson Barbosa: How the Pandemic Shook Faith in the Market

May 20, 2020

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Folashade Soule

Folashade Soule-Kohndou: Africa in a Pandemic World

May 19, 2020

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Ed Pavlic

Ed Pavlic: The Social Challenge of Physical Distancing

May 18, 2020

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Cornel West

Cornel West: Sing A Song of Love and Faith in a Pandemic

May 15, 2020