Masters in Business | 20 December 2019 | 1h 28m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Sarah Cone, the founder and managing partner at Social Impact Capital, which describes itself as “a hybrid between a venture capital firm and an open-source community.”
Techmeme Ride Home | 20 July 2019 | 0h 37m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Charles Fishman with stories from his book One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon.
Conversations | 24 February 2017 | 0h 51m | Listen Later
Interview with Mei Fong about her book One Child: Life, Love and Parenthood in Modern China. Discusses the conception, callous implementation, and troubling aftermath of China’s population control scheme, which rendered it ‘too old, too male, and too few’.
EconTalk | 16 December 2019 | 1h 09m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Binyamin Appelbaum about his book The Economists’ Hour. Appelbaum blames the triumph of free-market ideology for the rise in inequality and the decline in growth rates over the last half-century. Debates the economic events over that time period and the role of economists in changing economic policy.
Invest Like the Best | 17 December 2019 | 1h 05m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Ben Savage, partner at Clocktower Technology Ventures focussed on fintech. Overviews potential financial innovations where technology is opening up what can be invested in, especially in less liquid and less regulated areas, bringing new sources of beta. Insightful throughout.