Podcast: Economics & Beyond


Eugene McCarraher: The Religion of Capitalism

Oct 26, 2020

Eugene McCarraher, Associate Professor of Humanities at Villanova University and author of the book, The Enchantment of Mammon, talks about his book and how society has not really become more secular because it shifted its focus from the worship of God to the worship of markets.


Chen Long: Information Technology for a More Inclusive Development Strategy

Chen Long: Information Technology for a More Inclusive Development Strategy

Oct 7, 2020


Stephanie Blankenburg

Stephanie Blankenburg: $1 Trillion Debt Relief Needed for Developing World

Oct 5, 2020


Steve Clemons

Steve Clemons: Both Democrats and Republicans Sold Out Ordinary Americans

Oct 1, 2020


Dean Baker

Dean Baker: China and the Problem with Patent Monopolies

Sep 28, 2020


Jeffrey Sachs

Sep 24, 2020

Jeffrey Sachs, Director of Columbia University’s Center for Sustainable Development and Chair of the Lancet’s COVID-19 commission, talks about the many challenges and shortcomings of US policy towards the pandemic, as well as his new book, The Ages of Globalization, and how we can get the ethical foundations of economic thinking back on track.


Doug Carmichael

Sep 21, 2020

INET’s Strategy Consultant Doug Carmichael talks about how many of our institutions, such as the economics profession, our political system, and our education system, are inadequate for dealing with the multiple crises we face.


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