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Podcasts from the RSA that illuminate, inspire and provoke. Interviews and discussion programmes exploring contemporary social challenges.

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    • 4.7, 11 Ratings

Podcasts from the RSA that illuminate, inspire and provoke. Interviews and discussion programmes exploring contemporary social challenges.

    Polarised: Good Economics for Hard Times

    Polarised: Good Economics for Hard Times

    With Nobel prize-winning economist Esther Duflo.

    • 44 min
    Polarised: Do you understand public opinion as well as you think you do?

    Polarised: Do you understand public opinion as well as you think you do?

    With director of the Pew Research Center, Michael Dimock; and director of the KCL Policy Institute, Bobby Duffy.

    • 37 min
    Polarised: The Week Politics Jumped the Shark

    Polarised: The Week Politics Jumped the Shark

    The RSA's Matthew Taylor and the author of 'Born Liars' and 'Curious', Ian Leslie, look back on the week in which BBC Parliament had more plot twists than Line of Duty.

    • 29 min
    Polarised: Hope vs Fear, Live from Wilderness Festival

    Polarised: Hope vs Fear, Live from Wilderness Festival

    With John Harris from The Guardian.

    • 37 min
    Polarised: The Four Deadly Sins of Modern Politics

    Polarised: The Four Deadly Sins of Modern Politics

    Ian Leslie and Matthew Taylor test out a new theory about the paths to polarisation.

    • 40 min
    Polarised: Utopia and Reality

    Polarised: Utopia and Reality

    With former economic policy adviser to the shadow chancellor, James Meadway, and Professor Gregory Claeys.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

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New find

Measured, insightful discussions on really interesting topics - well worth a listen.

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Good guests, interesting topics

Looks at topical issues in politics with some good guests (usually well known academics).

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Smart, provocative, enriching.

This is a fantastic podcast that does an excellent job of probing the most important trends in our society and economy - complete with excellent expert analysis and discussion, deep insight and truly inspirational stories.

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