The Grumpy Economist Podcast features Hoover Institution Senior Fellow John Cochrane offering analysis and commentary on the news of the day from a humorous free-market perspective.
The Urban Future
Does COVID spell the end of cities as we know them — or is an urban renaissance brewing?
Slouching Towards a Debt Crisis
With federal debt at 100% of GDP, a look at the potentially ominous consequences.
Dealing with Debt: Ideas from the Ridiculous to the Sublime
A critical analysis of Modern Monetary Theory -- and a look at the promise of perpetual bonds.
Welcome to the ‘Careful’ Economy
What the future looks like under a half-speed reopening.
Stop Parties, Not Production
How to reopen in the wake of COVID-19.
COVID on Campus
What the pandemic means for the future of American higher education.