Podcast: Economics & Beyond


Louis Kuijs

Sep 3, 2020

Louis Kuijs, Head of Asia Economics at Oxford Economics, based in Hong Kong, talks about China’s current economic strategy in the context of the pandemic and how China relates to the US, to the rest of the world, and to Hong Kong, in its effort to expand its influence


Eileen Appelbaum & Rosemary Batt

Eileen Appelbaum and Rosemary Batt: Private Equity Takeover of Healthcare

Sep 1, 2020


James Boyce

James Boyce: How Carbon Pricing and Carbon Dividends Address Both Climate Change and Social Justice

Aug 27, 2020


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


Peter Temin

Peter Temin: The Racist Roots of US Political and Economic Polarization

Aug 10, 2020


Robert Dugger

Robert Dugger: An Economics for Future Generations

Aug 7, 2020


Thomas Ferguson

Aug 5, 2020

INET’s Research Director Thomas Ferguson talks to Rob Johnson about the many ways in which money corrupts our politics, contributes to ever-greater inequality, and what can be done about it


Robert Skidelsky

Aug 3, 2020

Historian Lord Robert Skidelsky reads a letter that John Maynard Keynes wrote to Friedrich Hayek about “The Road to Serfdom,” and then discusses with Rob Johnson the tense relationship between the two famous economists.


Sony Kapoor

Sony Kapoor: The Real Challenge Still Lies Ahead

Jul 31, 2020


Margaret Heffernan

Margaret Heffernan: Our Uncharted and Uncertain Future

Jul 29, 2020


John O'Neil

John O’Neil: A WPA of the Mind and Soul

Jul 27, 2020


Christine Passarella

Christine Passarella: What Kids Can Learn From John Coltrane

Jul 24, 2020