75 episodes

Tim Harford tells the fascinating stories of inventions, ideas and innovations which have helped create the economic world.

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    • 4.8, 1.1K Ratings

Tim Harford tells the fascinating stories of inventions, ideas and innovations which have helped create the economic world.

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
1.1K Ratings

1.1K Ratings

Retired lady lawyer ,

Factories

This is very enlightening, brings some vague ideas I had into focus.

bigsablept ,

Much love for Tim

This podcast is a true gem. I’m not a fan of the first 15 seconds of every episode where someone other than Tim talks. But I’ll forgive it because Tim is always very good.

Will in Austin ,

I, Pencil

This guy spends two or three sentences “debunking” the succinct but legendary I, Pencil, then declares himself right and Leonard E. Read wrong. Dude, you didn’t win the argument. Don’t pat yourself on the back over for that weak sauce.

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