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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Litan's talk explores the surprising role economists have played in ...

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Raša Karapandža gives insight into what economics can contain. He has investigated unforseeable correlations in the world, measured happiness, and shows ...

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Psychology is an increasingly important part of elite sport. Winning at the highest levels can depend as much on peak-fitness of the mind as the body. Click here ...

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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. In the past decade, we've seen an explosion in the number of ...

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A decade after the global recession, the world's economy is vulnerable again. Ryan Avent, our economics columnist, considers how the next recession might ...

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This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The Great Economic Myth of 2008, challenging the accounting to ...

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Robert E. Litan, Vice President for Research and Policy at the Kauffman Foundation and Senior Fellow in the Economic Studies and Global Economics ...

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Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer explains how ideas translate into growth. Episode 197.

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America and Russia have pulled out of the INF, a cold war-era weapons treaty. Why is this significant and what does this mean for global stability? Click here to ...

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The west historically have been dominating the global economy. With the rise of China and Asia, how would the world change with the new center of economy ...

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In the battle for gender equality Iceland is leading the world. The tiny island is pioneering news ways to close the gender pay gap, root out stereotypes and get ...

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This TED talk shows how our existing property rights system necessarily triggers rising rent payments, thus creating rising inequality of wealth and income.

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Shedding light on some of today's hot-button economic issues, a panel of experts explore the ideas of influential thinkers from Adam Smith and David Ricardo to ...

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This talk examines K-12 reform options with special consideration given to student and teacher choice and charter school options for all regardless of their ...

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Missing the big picture is all too common in the field. Lance Taylor, Professor Emeritus at The New School for Social Research, has focused on the ...

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Sleep is central to maintaining your physical and mental health, but many people don't sleep enough. We all do it, but what happens to us when we sleep?

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Is economic growth always a good thing? Why are people in countries like the US and UK not happier or working fewer hours when GDP has tripled since 1950 ...

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When you operate at the scale of Amazon, even small changes can yield big results. Our group of economists leverage massive amounts of data to develop ...

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Most students today have probably never heard of one of the economist that Paul Krugman, called “possibly the most brilliant communicator of economic ideas ...

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A behavioral economist, Robert Shiller talks about deception and his upcoming book, "Phishing for Phools". Robert J. Shiller is Sterling Professor of Economics, ...

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