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  • emFifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economyem
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    Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy

    Author and journalist Tim Harford looked at the inventions that have had the greatest impact on today’s economy.

    363 views
  • emDigital Cashem
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    Digital Cash

    New York University media, culture and communication professor Finn Brunton talked about digital currencies.

    504 views
  • emUser Friendlyem
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    User Friendly

    Technology journalists Cliff Kuang and Robert Fabricant talked about their book, User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design Are Changing the Way We Live, Work, and Play, in which they…

    488 views
  • Michael Strain Discusses emThe American Dream Is Not Deadem
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    The American Dream Is Not Dead

    American Enterprise Institute scholar Michael Strain argued that the future is bright for those who want to become successful in the United States.

    198 views
  • emGhost Workem
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    Ghost Work

    Mary Gray talked about her book, Ghost Work: How to Stop Silicon Valley from Building a New Global Underclass, in which she reported on the workforce that drives large technology companies…

    774 views
  • Amity Shlaes Discusses emGreat Societyem
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    Great Society

    Amity Shlaes talked about her book, Great Society: A New History of the 1960s in America, in which she compared the economic debates of the 1960s to those happening in present-day times.…

    1,299 views
  • After Words with Steven Greenhouse
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    After Words with Steven Greenhouse

    Steven Greenhouse talked about his book, Beaten Down, Worked Up: The Past, Present, and Future of American Labor, on the challenges facing American workers. He was interviewed by…

    678 views
  • emDark Towersem
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    Dark Towers

    David Enrich, finance editor at the New York Times, took a critical look at the history and current business practices of Germany’s Deutsche Bank.

    436 views
  • emIts How We Play the Gameem
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    It's How We Play the Game

    Ed Stack, chair and CEO of Dick’s Sporting Goods, talked about his book, It’s How We Play the Game: Build a Business. Take a Stand. Make a Difference., on building a multibillion dollar business…

    431 views
  • emInvestedem
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    Invested

    Charles Schwab, founder and former CEO of the eponymous financial firm, talked about his book, Invested: Changing Forever the Way Americans Invest, on his life and career.

    701 views
  • After Words with Joe Ricketts
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    After Words with Joe Ricketts

    Joe Ricketts talked about his book, The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Get: An Entrepreneur’s Memoir, in which he offered insights into becoming an entrepreneur and founding TD…

    608 views
  • emWe Own the Futureem
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    We Own the Future

    Journalist Kate Aronoff discussed the history of socialism and what democratic socialism might look like in America.

    291 views
  • emDriving While Blackem
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    Driving While Black

    Historian Gretchen Sorin looked at how the introduction of the automobile impacted the lives of African Americans, providing a new freedom that was supported by black-owned businesses and…

    199 views
  • emThe Conservative Case for Class Actionsem
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    The Conservative Case for Class Actions

    Vanderbilt University Professor Brian Fitzpatrick talked about his book, The Conservative Case for Class Actions, in which he offered his thoughts on class action lawsuits.

    367 views
  • emWhy You Should be a Socialistem
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    Why You Should be a Socialist

    Current Affairs editor in chief Nathan Robinson looked at socialism in the 21st century.

    973 views
  • emRace for Profitem
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    Race for Profit

    Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor discussed black homeownership and the role of banks and the real estate industry.

    185 views
  • Interview with Robert Lawson
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    Interview with Robert Lawson

    Robert Lawson, professor of economics at SMU, discussed his book, Socialism Sucks: Two Economists Drink Their Way Through the Unfree World.

    641 views
  • emHomewreckersem
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    Homewreckers

    Aaron Glantz talked about his book, Homewreckers: How a Gang of Wall Street Kingpins, Hedge Fund Magnates, Shady Banks and Vulture Capitalists Suckered Millions out of Their Homes and…

    900 views
  • Adam Minter Discusses emSecondhandem
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    Secondhand

    Adam Minter reported on the export of used goods and the impact “secondhand” culture has on American and global economics.

    549 views
  • emThe Ethical Algorithmem
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    The Ethical Algorithm

    Computer and Information Science professors Michael Kearns & Aaron Roth talked about their book, The Ethical Algorithm: The Science of Socially Aware Algorithm Design.

    526 views
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