16 episodes

Think Like an Economist and you’ll see the world more clearly, empowering you to make better decisions at work, at home, and in your community. Leading economists Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers will take you on a joyous romp through their field as they introduce you to the big ideas in economics, and show how you can apply them to live in your own life. Their signature approach reveals that every decision is an economic decision and this podcast uncovers the economic forces that shape the world around you. Betsey and Justin believe that economics is a superpower, and they want to teach you to fly.

Think Like An Economist Betsey Stevenson & Justin Wolfers

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Think Like an Economist and you’ll see the world more clearly, empowering you to make better decisions at work, at home, and in your community. Leading economists Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers will take you on a joyous romp through their field as they introduce you to the big ideas in economics, and show how you can apply them to live in your own life. Their signature approach reveals that every decision is an economic decision and this podcast uncovers the economic forces that shape the world around you. Betsey and Justin believe that economics is a superpower, and they want to teach you to fly.

    International Trade - Cars from Corn

    International Trade - Cars from Corn

    Made in your country - sold globally.

    • 16 min
    Gains From Trade - Why Ringo played the drums

    Gains From Trade - Why Ringo played the drums

    With a Little Help from Your Friends.

    • 15 min
    Economic Surplus - Getting the Most out of Life

    Economic Surplus - Getting the Most out of Life

    Joy to the world through Economic Surplus.

    • 17 min
    When Governments Intervene - Taxes, Price & Quantity Regulations

    When Governments Intervene - Taxes, Price & Quantity Regulations

    Government - just another influence on the market?

    • 17 min
    Elasticity - What will you do when prices change?

    Elasticity - What will you do when prices change?

    It's all about flexibility in the marketplace.

    • 17 min
    Equilibrium - Balance in a Busy World

    Equilibrium - Balance in a Busy World

    Where Supply meets Demand.

    • 17 min

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