Russ Roberts, “Wealth, Growth, and Economics as a Science” (MP3 audio), Econtalk, 2009/04/20

I’ve listened to a lot of Econtalk interviews, so it’s interesting to hear the ideas of the voice on the other side.

EconTalk host Russ Roberts talks with reporter Robert Pollie about the basics of wealth and growth. What happens when the stock market goes down or the price of housing? When wealth goes down, where does the wealth go? How do these changes affect our wealth? What is the relationship between wealth and inflation? Roberts explains the economic fundamentals of these changes. At the end of the conversation, Roberts discusses the implications of the current economic crisis for assessing the state of economics as a discipline.

Roberts on Wealth, Growth, and Economics as a Science | EconTalk | Library of Economics and Liberty

[MP3 audio]

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2 comments on “Russ Roberts, “Wealth, Growth, and Economics as a Science” (MP3 audio), Econtalk, 2009/04/20
  1. crisismaven says:

    By the way, I have just added a Reference List to my economics blog with economic data series, history, bibliographies etc. for students & researchers. Currently over 200 meta sources, it will in the next days grow to over a thousand. Check it out and if you miss something, feel free to leave a comment.

  2. sara says:

    interesting Econtalk

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