Podcast: Economics & Beyond


Steve Clemons

Oct 1, 2020

Steve Clemons, Editor at Large at The Hill, talks about how the Democrats’ focus on neoliberal globalization opened the door for Trump’s election and that only bold new policies that address inequality and structural change can address.


Dean Baker

Dean Baker: China and the Problem with Patent Monopolies

Sep 28, 2020


Jeffrey Sachs

Jeffrey Sachs: How the US Botched the Pandemic Response

Sep 24, 2020


Doug Carmichael

Doug Carmichael: On the Need for Real Dialogue to Address the Crises of Our Time

Sep 21, 2020


Eisuke Sakakibara

Eisuke Sakakibara: Japan, China, India, and the US - Strategies and Tensions

Sep 17, 2020


Michael Sandel: The Tyranny of Merit

Sep 14, 2020


Charles Goodhart & Manoj Pradhan

Charles Goodhart and Manoj Pradhan: The Upcoming Demographic Shift and What it Means for our Economic Future

Sep 11, 2020


Fred Ledley

Fred Ledley: How US Taxpayers Subsidize Pharma Research and Companies Reap the Profits

Sep 8, 2020


Louis Kuijs

Louis Kuijs: The Contradictions in China's Economic and Foreign Policies

Sep 3, 2020


Eileen Appelbaum & Rosemary Batt

Sep 1, 2020

Eileen Appelbaum, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, and Rosemary Batt of Cornell University, talk about an INET-supported study on the dramatic impact that private equity funds are having on everyone’s medical bills and on the healthcare industry as a whole


James Boyce

Aug 27, 2020

James Boyce, Senior fellow at the Political Economy Research Institute, talks about the many benefits that carbon dividends and carbon pricing would have for a transition towards a greener and more equitable economy


Robert Borosage

Robert Borosage: Trump Voters Believe He May Be A Jerk, But He's Their Jerk

Aug 24, 2020


Richard Vague

Richard Vague: China's Greater Preparedness in the Face of Economic Crises

Aug 21, 2020


Yide Qiao

Yide Qiao: US and China - Competitors, Collaborators, or Enemies?

Aug 17, 2020


John Kay and Mervyn King

John Kay and Mervyn King: Origins and Future Implications of Radical Uncertainty for Economic Thinking

Aug 13, 2020