Hal Varian, Chief Economist at Google, joins the show today to talk about Google’s market dominance and the future of work.
Helena Rosenblatt and Daniel Klein debate the origin of liberalism.
Dan Moller joins the show to discuss how libertarian philosophy includes more substance than a devotion to individual liberty.
Brian Rosenwald joins the show to discuss the history of talk radio and how it formed our media landscape today.
Timothy Sandefur returns to the show to talk about his new book, The Ascent of Jacob Bronowski: The Life and Ideas of a Popular Science Icon.
Arnold Kling is welcomed back to the show to talk about the new edition of his book, The Three Languages of Politics, and how it is even more relevant in the Trump era.
Susan Schneider joins the show to challenge our preconceived notions of consciousness and whether machines can achieve it.
Tom Palmer comes back to the show to address the rise of authoritarian populism and what it means for the state of politics in the U.S.
James Tooley joins the show today to discuss how low-cost private education is viable in the poorest communities in the world.
Finn Brunton is on the show today to talk about why cryptocurrency has emerged as more than science fiction in the last decade.
The underlying ideas articulated by National Conservatism are of value to libertarians because they present a way of seeing the world that is a stark difference from the way we see it.
Robby Soave joins us to discuss his new book, Panic Attack: Young Radicals in the Age of Trump.
Timothy McLaughlin joins us to describe the history of 8chan and its association with recent mass shootings.
Milton Mueller joins us to discuss how social media is not a medical addiction that requires government intervention.
Alex Tabarrok explains that dominant assurance contracts can help markets provide more public goods.
Steve Horwitz returns to the show to discuss how we should be grateful for how much better the world has gotten in the last 1000 years.
Why is my smartphone cheap while my healthcare is crazy expensive? Alex Tabarrok explains the Baumol Effect.
Kevin Currie-Knight joins the podcast to talk about how different libertarian thinkers approached the issue of public education.