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A podcast featuring interviews with economists whose work appears in journals published by the American Economic Association.

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A podcast featuring interviews with economists whose work appears in journals published by the American Economic Association.

    Inoculating adolescents, protecting the public

    Inoculating adolescents, protecting the public

    Emily Lawler discusses vaccination mandates and their spillover effects. This is a rebroadcast of a conversation that Chris Fleisher had with the University of Georgia professor back in 2019.

    • 20 min
    The long-run benefits of public preschool

    The long-run benefits of public preschool

    Martha Bailey discusses the impact of Head Start on educational attainment and economic self-sufficiency in adulthood.

    • 14 min
    Reimagining public safety

    Reimagining public safety

    Yale sociologist Monica Bell on why economists must change the way they study police.

    • 26 min
    Divergences in life expectancy across US states

    Divergences in life expectancy across US states

    Christopher Foote and Ellen Meara discuss rising geographic disparities in US mortality.

    • 21 min
    The recovery of Southern wealth after the Civil War

    The recovery of Southern wealth after the Civil War

    Leah Boustan discusses her paper in the American Economic Review about how White slaveholding families in the US South rebuilt their fortunes after emancipation.

    • 25 min
    Deterring crime with DNA databases

    Deterring crime with DNA databases

    Jennifer Doleac discusses the impact of DNA databases on the reduction of recidivism.

    • 20 min

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