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Jimmy Lai: The Last, Best Hope for Saving Democracy in Hong Kong

interview with Jimmy Laivia Uncommon Knowledge
Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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Jimmy Lai explains the widening crackdown the Chinese Communist Party is imposing on Hong Kong, including his interpretation of the recently proposed national security law, which Lai believes will give China the ability to control all aspects of Hong Kong’s freedoms and culture and destroy the city’s financial and media businesses.

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GoodFellows: The End of Empathy

interview with John H. Cochrane, Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMastervia Hoover Podcasts
Sunday, June 7, 2020

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In this special edition of GoodFellows, we’re joined by Roland Fryer, Professor of Economics at Harvard University. His work on education, inequality, and race has been widely cited in media outlets and in Congressional testimony. In this wide ranging conversation on the events of the past 10 days, the GoodFellows discuss Roland’s experiences with law enforcement as a teenager, which informed his future work researching the use of force by police departments and the disparities in how it is applied to African Americans. They also discuss one of the more radical proposals stemming from the George Floyd murder: defunding police departments.

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Stephen Haber And Alexander Galetovic: Reopening The American Economy: Lessons From Around The World? | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Stephen Haber, Alexander Galetovicvia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, June 4, 2020

Stephen Haber And Alexander Galetovic Discuss Reopening The American Economy: Lessons From Around The World?

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Area 45: Terry Anderson: Renewing Indigenous Economies

interview with Terry Andersonvia Area 45
Monday, June 1, 2020

Are free markets and property rights the keys to improving Indigenous Economies?

The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:
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The Classicist: Dark Days Ahead

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Saturday, May 30, 2020

On political polarization, the debt reckoning, and Chinese aggression.

The Grumpy Economist
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The Grumpy Economist: Welcome To The ‘Careful’ Economy

interview with John H. Cochranevia The Grumpy Economist | A Podcast with John H. Cochrane
Thursday, May 28, 2020

What the future looks like under a half-speed reopening.

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Steven J. Davis And Lee Ohanian: Unemployment, The Stock Market And Our Economic Future | Hoover Virtual Policy Briefing

interview with Steven J. Davis, Lee Ohanianvia Hoover Podcasts
Thursday, May 28, 2020

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Steven J. Davis And Lee Ohanian discuss Unemployment, The Stock Market And Our Economic Future.
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GoodFellows: Carnivorous Moose

interview with John H. Cochrane, Niall Ferguson, H. R. McMastervia Hoover Podcasts
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Europe’s pandemic recovery includes a divided European Union struggling for consensus on a COVID relief plan. Hoover Senior Fellows Niall Ferguson, H.R. McMaster and John Cochrane discuss the health of the 27-nation EU, whose population surveys as economically progressive, more trusting of authoritarian states and less America-leaning.

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Area 45: Lee Ohanian: The Place You Ought To Be?

interview with Lee Ohanianvia Area 45
Monday, May 25, 2020

Unemployment numbers, Tesla, and Apple.

Interviews

Reaganism: Finance, History, And China: Niall Ferguson Discussion

interview with Niall Fergusonvia The Ricochet Audio Network Superfeed
Monday, May 18, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Niall Ferguson discusses the relationship between public finance and understanding history, Reaganism and its enduring relevance, and Ferguson’s journey to becoming an American.

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