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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h2m. Bisher sind 74 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast


episode 65: Margaret Atwood on Canada, Writing, and Invention

Turns out, Canada is really big.



episode 64: Ed Boyden on Minding your Brain

Ed Boyden builds the tools and technologies that help us think about the brain, an organ we still know surprisingly little about.


 2019-04-10  1h3m

episode 63: Emily Wilson on Translations and Language

The literary translator's toolkit must include pen, paper, various dictionaries, a big desk, and a huge orange cat.


 2019-03-20  56m

episode 62: Raghuram Rajan on Understanding Community

What does the certified electrical engineer, turned economist think about the three pillars of our society?


 2019-03-13  56m

episode 61: Sam Altman on Loving Community, Hating Coworking, and the Hunt for Talent

He's renowned for assessing talent - so would he fund Peter Parker? How about Bruce Wayne?


 2019-02-27  1h8m

episode 60: Jordan Peterson on Mythology, Fame, and Reading People

And what the Intellectual Dark Web gets wrong.


 2019-02-13  53m

episode 59: Noel Johnson and Mark Koyama on *Persecution and Toleration*

How did religious freedom emerge - and why did it arrive so late?


 2019-01-30  1h16m

episode 58: Larissa MacFarquhar on Getting Inside Someone's Head

One of the best profile writers working today shares what motivates her work.


 2019-01-16  1h0m

episode 57: Rebecca Kukla on Moving through and Responding to the World

Philosophers and comedians have almost the same job.


 2019-01-02  1h0m

episode 56: Daniel Kahneman on Cutting Through the Noise

You might be surprised by what occupies Daniel Kahneman's thoughts these days.


 2018-12-19  1h9m