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Nicholas Phillipson, author of Adam Smith: An Enlightened Life, talks to EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the life of Adam Smith. Drawing on his recent biography of Smith, Phillipson discusses his intellectual roots, his intellectual journey, and what we know...

Richard Reinsch on the Enlightenment, Tradition, a...

Richard Reinsch, editor of Law and Liberty and the host of the podcast Liberty Law Talk, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the Enlightenment. Topics discussed include the search for meaning, the stability of liberalism, the rise of populism, and Solzhenitsyn's indictment of Western values from his Harvard Com...

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New Design!

We have overhauled the design of EconTalk. Besides looking fresher with lots of nice graphic stuff, we've added some features you've been asking for. You can rate episodes from one to five stars, play an episode at different speeds, and the whole experience should work nicely on your phone. We've also redesigned ...

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Moises Velasquez-Manoff on Cows, Carbon Farming, a...

Journalist and author Moises Velasquez-Manoff talks about the role of dirt in fighting climate change with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Velasquez-Manoff explains how changes in farming can allow dirt and plants to absorb carbon and potentially reduce climate change. At the end of the conversation he discusses the state ...

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Janet Golden on Babies Made Us Modern

Historian and author Janet Golden talks about her book, Babies Made Us Modern, with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Golden chronicles the transformation of parenting in first half of the 20th century. It's a fascinating story of how our knowledge of infant health and behavior grew dramatically but remains imperfect. At the...

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