Culture & Society

Ideas of India: Access to Reproductive Health

This episode is the eighth in a miniseries of weekly short episodes featuring young scholars entering the academic job market… Read More

2 days ago

The Long and Winding Road to Campus Illiberalism

Free speech is under assault on America’s campuses, as cancel culture and the woke mob strive to stifle any points… Read More

4 days ago

Ideas of India: Sexual Harassment, Empathy Training and Gender Bias

This episode is the sixth in a miniseries of weekly short episodes featuring young scholars entering the academic job market… Read More

2 weeks ago

What to Do When You’re the Wrong Kind of Black Person

In October of this year, I wrote an op-ed for a local newspaper, explaining that applied critical race theory —… Read More

3 weeks ago

Ideas of India: Water, Electricity and Female Labor Force Participation

This episode is the fifth in a miniseries of weekly short episodes featuring young scholars entering the academic job market… Read More

3 weeks ago

Don’t Panic: Big Tech Is Not a Villain

Robby Soave is a boyish-looking 33 years old, but he is already establishing himself as a wise man in the… Read More

3 weeks ago

The Fall and Rise of the Mediators

Extinction events in nature rivet our attention. Most children know that the dinosaurs, masters of our planet for hundreds of… Read More

4 weeks ago

Ideas of India: Political Geographies and the Urban Transportation Crisis

Ideas of India is a podcast in which Mercatus Senior Research Fellow Shruti Rajagopalan examines the academic ideas that can propel… Read More

1 month ago

The Web 3.0 Revolution

In 1970, the economist Albert Hirschman wrote a landmark piece of work on human behavior when faced with declining institutions:… Read More

1 month ago

Ideas of India: Internal Migration for Aspiration vs. Compulsion

Ideas of India is a podcast in which Mercatus Senior Research Fellow Shruti Rajagopalan examines the academic ideas that can propel… Read More

1 month ago