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In this program I review recent scholarship in the field of economics. I summarize papers issued by the National Bureau of Economic research and intermittently interview guests. Please send any feedback to feedback@fer.fyi. You'll find the podcast on the web at http://fer.fyi

Frontiers in Economic Research Brendan M. Cunningham

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In this program I review recent scholarship in the field of economics. I summarize papers issued by the National Bureau of Economic research and intermittently interview guests. Please send any feedback to feedback@fer.fyi. You'll find the podcast on the web at http://fer.fyi

    Ep 5: Frontiers in Economic Research

    Ep 5: Frontiers in Economic Research

    My guest in this episode, recorded November 8, 2017, is Fiona Burlig (University of Chicago).  We discuss her research on energy efficiency and machine learning.  I also summarize some of the recent National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working papers.   I hope you enjoy!







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    Note: interviews are usually pre-recorded.

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    Ep 4: Frontiers in Economic Research

    Ep 4: Frontiers in Economic Research

    My guest in this episode, recorded November 5, 2017, is Eoin McGuirk (Yale University).  We discuss his research on politics and war.  I also summarize some of the recent National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working papers.   I hope you enjoy!







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    Note: interviews are usually pre-recorded.

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    Ep 3: Frontiers in Economic Research

    Ep 3: Frontiers in Economic Research

    My guest in this episode, recorded October 27, 2017, is Kristopher Hult (Charles River Associates).  We discuss his research on personalized medicine.  I also summarize some of the recent National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working papers.   I hope you enjoy!







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    Ep 2: Frontiers in Economic Research

    Ep 2: Frontiers in Economic Research

    My guest in this episode, recorded October 22, 2017, is John Buckell (Yale University).  We discuss his research on regulation of e-cigarettes.  References to the literature on this topic are provided below.  I also summarize some of the recent National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working papers.   I hope you enjoy!







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    Ep 1: Frontiers in Economic Research

    Ep 1: Frontiers in Economic Research

    In this sixth episode, recorded October 3, 2017,  I welcome my second guest, Vasil Yasenov (UC Berkeley and IZA).  We discuss his research on immigration and labor markets.  I also summarize some of the recent National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) working papers.  Two topics are prominent: immigration and health. I hope you enjoy!







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Good summary of new research

The interview segments leave something to be desired, but the summaries in the second half of each episode are invaluable!

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