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Deep Utopia

Purpose, Pleasure, and Meaning in a World Without Work (with Nicholas Bostrom)

If you didn’t have to work to enjoy material abundance, would you do it anyway?…
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Late Admissions Glenn Loury

Glenn Loury Tells All

Economist and social critic Glenn Loury talks about his memoir, Late Admissions, with EconTalk’s Russ…
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Year Of Living Constitutionally

Living with the Constitution (with A.J. Jacobs)

What does it mean to live Constitutionally in the year 2024? For a start, it…
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Russ Roberts

The Top EconTalk Conversations of 2023 (with Russ Roberts)

The favorite EconTalk episodes for host Russ Roberts are when he and his guest have…
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When Prediction Is Not Enough Teppo Felin

When Prediction Is Not Enough (with Teppo Felin)

If the Wright Brothers could have used AI to guide their decision making, it’s almost…
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The Ritual Effect

Rituals Without Religion (with Michael Norton)

While religion may play less of a role in many people’s lives, rituals–the lifeblood of…
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Users Guide To Emotional Thermostat

A User’s Guide to Our Emotional Thermostat (with Adam Mastroianni)

Can you be too happy? Psychologist Adam Mastroianni talks with EconTalk’s Russ Roberts about our…
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Google Gemini

What Does “Unbiased” Mean in the Digital World? (with Megan McArdle)

Listen as Megan McArdle and EconTalk’s Russ Roberts use Google’s new AI entrant Gemini as…
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Supercommunicators

The Secrets of Great Conversation (with Charles Duhigg)

When EconTalk’s Russ Roberts sat down with Charles Duhigg to talk about his new book…
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Fluke

If Life Is Random, Is It Meaningless? (with Brian Klaas)

How did a husband-and-wife vacation end up saving a city from the atomic bomb while…
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