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Smith and Marx Walk into a Bar: A History of Economics Podcast

Sep 15, 2021

Carlos, Scott, and Jenn are joined by Çınla Akdere, Assistant Professor of Economics at Middle East Technical University in Ankara (and soon-to-be co-host of Smith and Marx Walk into a Bar). Topics discussed include the relationship between economics and literature, the use of literature as a tool for teaching...


Aug 15, 2021

Jenn, Carlos, and Scott are taking off the month of August, but will return with a new episode and some exciting news in September! 

Smith and Marx Walk into a Bar is supported by a grant from the History of Economics Society: http://historyofeconomics.org


Jul 15, 2021

Jenn and Scott are joined by Cléo Chassonnery-Zaïgouche, Research Associate at Cambridge University's Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, to discuss several of her recent research projects. Topics include economists and econometricians as expert witnesses in American court cases,...


Jun 15, 2021

Scott, Carlos, and Jenn are joined by Michele Alacevich of the University of Bologna to discuss his new book, Albert O. Hirschman: An Intellectual Biography:

http://cup.columbia.edu/book/albert-o-hirschman/9780231199827

Smith and Marx Walk into a Bar is supported by a grant from the History of Economics Society:


May 15, 2021

Jennifer, Scott, and Carlos are joined by Manuela Mosca, Professor of History of Economic Thought at the University of Salento in Italy. The conversation is focused on Professor Mosca's work on the role that concepts of power have played in economics, especially her book, Monopoly Power and Competition: The Italian...