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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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Allison Schrager wants to change the way you take chances. ———————— Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://youtube.com/reasontv Like us on ...

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Josh here - I had so much fun hanging out with my friend Allison Schrager this week on the eve of her gigantic book launch for An Economist Walks Into a ...

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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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University of Chicago scholar Richard Thaler was honored with the 2017 Nobel Prize in economics for his work questioning traditional assumptions that markets ...

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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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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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Want to join the debate? Check out the Intelligence Squared website to hear about future live events and podcasts: http://www.intelligencesquared.com. Michael ...

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An Economist Walks Into a Brothel. It's not the first line of a bad joke, but the title of a new book all about unexpected places to find risk. Is it worth swimming in ...

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Joseph Stiglitz is University Professor at Columbia University, the winner of the 2001 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics, and a lead author of the 1995 IPCC ...

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In economics, a theory has long prevailed that markets are based on people making rational choices. But behavioral economist Richard Thaler is seeking to ...

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BE BRIGHT: "Overcome your fear of making a mistake. Take a bold stance, an active role in big life situations. Calculate the risk, and take control!" In the spirit of ...

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

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People eat 65 billion chickens every year. It is the fastest-growing meat product. Yet pound for pound the price of chicken has fallen sharply. How has this ...

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Watch Steve Keen discuss how mainstream economics acts more like a cult than a science, how mathematics has been misused by the economic discipline, ...

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Robert E. Litan, a lawyer and economist and adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations spoke on “The Future of Trade Policy” before a luncheon ...

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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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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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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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