Adam Smith


Michael Munger on How Adam Smith Solved the Trolley Problem

In the original version of a now classic thought experiment, five people are about to be…
Pathless Path

Life as Conversation | The Pathless Path Podcast

Life as Conversation – Russ Roberts on his relationship with his father, starting the EconTalk…
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Richard Gunderman on Greed, Adam Smith, and Leo Tolstoy

Physician and careful reader Richard Gunderman of Indiana University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts…
Juliettes Uncommon Knowledge

Russ Roberts on How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life

Russ Roberts, host of EconTalk, author of several books, and research fellow at Hoover Institution,…
Moral Science Podcast

Moral Sentiments and the Mythical Homo Economicus with Russ Roberts

In this episode, we discuss Adam Smith’s Theory of Moral Sentiments, and how character is…
Partially Examined Life

Guest Russ Roberts on Adam Smith and Libertarian Economics

The host of Econtalk provides his take on our ep. 174 on The Wealth of…
EconTalk Podcast

Dennis Rasmussen on Hume and Smith and The Infidel and the Professor

How did the friendship between David Hume and Adam Smith influence their ideas? Why do…
EconTalk Podcast

Vernon Smith and James Otteson on Adam Smith

Vernon Smith and James Otteson talk with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about Adam Smith in front of a live audience…

Wonder, Bread

This is my poetic homage to Adam Smith, Frederic Bastiat, and F.A. Hayek–my attempt to…