Conversations with Tyler

Tyler Cowen engages today’s deepest thinkers in wide-ranging explorations of their work, the world, and everything in between. New conversations every other Wednesday. Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.

https://www.conversationswithtyler.com

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episode 97: Ashley Mears on Status and Beauty


How many academics can claim to have modeled on the side?


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Thomas Hoenig on Bank Capitalization and Fed Policy after COVID-19


As the economy recovers from the fallout of COVID-19, policymakers should consider committing to a long-term, systematic deleveraging of the banking sector.


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   55m
 
 

episode 96: Paul Romer on a Culture of Science and Working Hard


From charter cities to mass testing for COVID-19, Paul Romer doesn’t always think his ideas are good—they’re just better than the alternatives.


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   59m
 
 

episode 95: Adam Tooze on our Financial Past and Future


What economic history can tell us about navigating the current crisis.


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episode 94: Glen Weyl on Fighting COVID-19 and the Role of the Academic Expert


His ambitious strategy to return to (something like) normal.


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 2020-04-29  55m
 
 

episode 93: Philip E. Tetlock on Forecasting and Foraging as a Fox


Is accuracy really what we want from forecasters?


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 2020-04-22  54m
 
 

episode 92: Emily St. John Mandel on Fact, Fiction, and the Familiar


How film and literature can help us navigate reality.


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 2020-03-31  55m
 
 

episode 91: Ross Douthat on Decadence and Dynamism


What social forces are trending toward stagnation—and how can we stop them?


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 2020-03-25  1h7m
 
 

episode 90: Russ Roberts and Tyler on COVID-19


Tyler and Russ Roberts joined forces for a special livestreamed conversation on COVID-19. How are they both adjusting to social isolation?


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 2020-03-17  1h19m
 
 

episode 89: John McWhorter on Linguistics, Music, and Race (Live at Mason)


Who can you ask about the Great American Songbook, the finer Jell-O flavors, and peculiar languages like Saramaccan all while expecting the same kind of fast, thoughtful, and energetic response? Listeners of Lexicon Valley know the answer.


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 2020-03-04  1h18m