Videos

Interviews, presentations and video series with provocative economic thinkers, public figures and students.

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Banning Buybacks

Dec 4, 2019

Stock buybacks are giveaways for greedy investors at the expense of everyone else.

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In Defense of Economic Theory

Oct 2, 2019

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How & How NOT to Do Economics

Sep 11, 2019

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Is History Important?

Sep 4, 2019

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How Can We Track Bank Risk?

Aug 21, 2019

Risky lending took down the global economy in 2008. Tracking it now is a vital job for economists, says Juliane Begenau

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Why We Need a Multidisciplinary Economics

Aug 14, 2019

Economics needs to better incorporate other social sciences

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How to Show Up for Your Own Presentation

Jun 5, 2019

Veteran writer and public speaker Lynn Parramore gives you three keys to sharing your research with an audience. Quell the fear, banish the boredom, and light the fire!

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The Perils of Treating Schools Like Corporations

May 29, 2019

Treating education like a market is all the rage. But it hurts students, and our society.

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The Many Costs of Social Media Addiction

Mar 23, 2019

“Founding father” of virtual reality explores the ways digital platforms change economic relationships Computer scientist Jaron Lanier explains the uneasy relationship between an analog world and a corporate digital infrastructure.

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The Future of Work Is Going to Be More Human

Mar 20, 2019

As automation takes on more routine tasks, work will become more about creativity, ethics, and empathy

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The New Feudalism

Jan 9, 2019

Under the guise of “philanthropy,” business elites have an increasing grip on society

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The New Economic Giants

Dec 26, 2018

Eisuke Sakakibara: China and India will become titans on the world stage

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A Market for Votes?

Nov 16, 2018

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Money Matters

Nov 7, 2018

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The Rise of Fake News

Nov 2, 2018

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Can America Survive the Rule of a “Stupified Plutocracy”?

Oct 24, 2018

Donald Trump, democracy, and how the wealthy crush the American Dream