Best policymaker podcasts we could find (Updated August 2017)
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Policymakers
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Gotham Gazette's Executive Editor, Ben Max, is your gateway into important issues facing the city
 
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Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
 
Audio recordings of Peterson Perspectives interviews with Peterson Institute for International Economics research staff, analyzing current economic and political events.
 
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Peterson Institute Events: Audio
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Audio recordings of Peterson Institute for International Economics events.
 
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Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin
 
Here’s The Thing is a series of intimate and honest conversations hosted by Alec Baldwin. Alec talks with artists, policy makers and performers – to hear their stories, what inspires their creations, what decisions changed their careers, and what relationships influenced their work.
 
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Best of Today
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Insight, analysis and expert debate as key policy makers are challenged on the latest news stories. From BBC Radio 4's Today programme
 
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Virginia Water Radio
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Our show presents sounds and music that relate to Virginia’s waters, from the Cumberland Gap to the Atlantic Ocean.Virginia Water Radio is produced weekly by the Virginia Water Center Resources Research Center.
 
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The Ezra Klein Show
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Ezra Klein gives you a chance to get inside the heads of the newsmakers and power players in politics and media. These are extended conversations with policymakers, writers, technologists, and business leaders about what they believe in and why. Look elsewhere for posturing confrontation and quick reactions to the day's news. Subscribe for the anti-soundbite.
 
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PNAS Science Sessions
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Listen to brief, 5-minute, nontechnical conversations with cutting-edge researchers, Academy members, and policy makers as they discuss topics relevant to today's scientific community. Learn the behind-the-scenes story of work published in PNAS, plus a broad range of scientific news about discoveries that affect the world around us.
 
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After Words
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Interviews with top nonfiction authors by journalists, public policy makers, legislators, and others familiar with their work. After Words airs each weekend at the following times: Saturday at 10pm ET Sunday at 12pm ET Sunday at 9pm ET Monday at 12am ET
 
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Sinica Podcast - Weekly Discussion of Current Affairs in China
 
A weekly discussion of current affairs on China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world. Sinica is hosted by Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn.
 
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Bloomberg News
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Reports on business news and the financial markets including interviews with executives, analysts and policy makers.
 
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Radio Higher Ed
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The mission of Radio Higher Ed is to inform the public and challenge policy makers about postsecondary education policies, issues and their implications.
 
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Climate One at The Commonwealth Club
 
Greg Dalton is changing the conversation on energy, economy and the environment by offering candid discussion from climate scientists, policymakers, activists, and concerned citizens. By gathering inspiring, credible, and compelling information, he provides an essential resource to change-makers looking to make a difference.
 
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New Directions in Health Care
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New Directions in Health Care aims to bring the work of our programs to life though audio interviews with the health care professionals, administrators, policymakers, advocates, and patients on the frontlines of health care.
 
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Brookings: @ Brookings Event Audio
 
Brookings offers audio podcasts of its public events through iTunes. Now you can download and listen to our briefings and conferences on a wide-range of public policy issues, many featuring leading policy-makers and foreign officials.
 
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The Whole Child Podcast: Changing the Conversation About Education
 
The Whole Child Podcast: Changing the Conversation About Education seeks to inform and engage educators, parents, community members -- and you -- about what works in today's schools. Guests include educational leaders, practitioners, policymakers, researchers, and students from around the globe who share their insights about sound education policies and practices that ensure that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged.
 
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World Affairs
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A chance to go beyond the headlines with the World Affairs Council and engage the most critical global issues of our day and connect to the ideas that lead to change. The World Affairs Council offers a forum where diverse audiences engage in critical issues that inform their actions. Policymakers, business executives, philanthropists, academics, students, civic leaders and an attentive public join in World Affair’s programs to listen, learn, discuss and debate - deepening understanding and f ...
 
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Carnegie Council Audio Podcast
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Listen to events at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Speakers and interviewees include distinguished authors, government and UN officials, economists, policymakers, and businesspeople. Topics range from the ethics of war and peace, to the place of religion in politics, to issues at the forefront of global social justice. To learn more about our work and to explore a wealth of related resources, please visit our website at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.
 
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McKinsey Global Institute Podcasts
 
The McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) was established in 1990 as an independent economics think tank within McKinsey and Company. MGI investigations are conducted with the goal of improving business performance and competitiveness while establishing a fact base for sound policy making. MGI studies aim to challenge the conventional assumptions of corporate leaders and policy makers alike.
 
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Climate History Podcast
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The Climate History Podcast features interviews with some of the most interesting people in climate change research, journalism, and policymaking. It is hosted by Dr. Dagomar Degroot, a professor of environmental history at Georgetown University. It is the official podcast of the Climate History Network and the popular website HistoricalClimatology.com.
 
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Talking migration
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Podcast on migration, bringing academics, policy-makers, NGOs and activists together in thought-provoking discussions.
 
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Sinica Podcast - Weekly Discussion of Current Affairs in China
 
A weekly discussion of current affairs on China with journalists, writers, academics, policy makers, business people and anyone with something compelling to say about the country that's reshaping the world. Sinica is hosted by Kaiser Kuo and Jeremy Goldkorn.
 
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Resources for the Future Podcast
 
This podcast showcases highlights and insights from the latest research of RFF academics. Guests include RFF scholars, key policymakers and other thought leaders.
 
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Bloomberg EDU
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Bloomberg EDU is a weekly look at education in America. Host Jane Williams interviews leading educators, administrators, and policy makers.
 
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The Sound of Economics
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Bruegel is the European think tank working in the field of international economics. Established in 2005, Bruegel is independent and non-doctrinal. It seeks to contribute to European and global economic policy-making through open, fact-based and policy-relevant research, analysis and debate.
 
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Brookings Events
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The Brookings Institution in Washington, DC offers recordings of its public events. Download and listen to our briefings and conferences on a wide-range of public policy issues featuring scholars, leading policymakers, and foreign officials.
 
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America Adapts - The Climate Change Podcast
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A changing climate presents humanity with only one option: adapt. On the America Adapts podcast, we explore the challenges presented by adapting to climate change, the national movement that has begun to drive change, and the approaches that the field's best minds believe are already working. Join climate change adaptation expert Doug Parsons as he talks with scientists, activists, policymakers and journalists about the choices we face and the people who make them. The climate adaptation con ...
 
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NEC Podcasts
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National Economists Club podcasts are recordings from the weekly speeches by economic policymakers and commentators the NEC holds in Washington, DC.
 
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Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin
 
Here’s The Thing is a series of intimate and honest conversations hosted by Alec Baldwin. Alec talks with artists, policy makers and performers – to hear their stories, what inspires their creations, what decisions changed their careers, and what relationships influenced their work.
 
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The Energy Collective podcasts
 
The Energy Collective is the online community for policy makers, entrepreneurs and activists who are passionate about the issues of energy and climate change. Join us for conversations with some of the most innovative thinkers in the energy space today.
 
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Higher Education Center
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HECAOD podcasts feature voices from the field including prevention and recovery professionals, students, researchers, policy makers and parents. Our goal is to provide lively discussions on current topics that motivate innovation, inspire action and advance the field of AOD misuse prevention and collegiate recovery.
 
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Beltway Banthas: Star Wars, Politics & More
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Beltway Banthas is a bi-weekly Star Wars podcast about the intersection of fandom and politics. For hosts Stephen Kent & Swara Salih, one of those things is politics. Star Wars draws from our worlds politics just as much as it contributes to it by influencing policy makers, journalists and thought leaders. On this podcast we seek to understand how Star Wars impacts the world we live in, while also covering the Star Wars news, gossip and hype of the day.
 
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RUSI Analysis Podcasts
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The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies is the podium of choice for world leaders and policymakers. This podcast features selected presentations made at RUSI. www.rusi.org
 
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Science Friday Audio Podcast
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Science Friday, as heard on PRI, is a weekly discussion of the latest news in science, technology, health, and the environment hosted by Ira Flatow. Ira interviews scientists, authors, and policymakers, and listeners can call in and ask questions as well. Hear it each week on PRI stations nationwide -- or online!
 
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The Ezra Klein Show
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Ezra Klein gives you a chance to get inside the heads of the newsmakers and power players in politics and media. These are extended conversations with policymakers, writers, technologists, and business leaders about what they believe in and why. Look elsewhere for posturing confrontation and quick reactions to the day's news. Subscribe for the anti-soundbite.
 
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ISER Podcast Series
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The Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) at the University of Essex is home to a world-class team of survey and research experts who specialise in the production and analysis of longitudinal data – evidence which tracks changes in the lives of the same people over time.ISER enjoys an international profile for its cutting-edge socio-economic research, which is used by academics and researchers, policy makers, other influential bodies, charitable organisations and journalists invo ...
 
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Here's The Thing with Alec Baldwin
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From WNYC Studios, award-winning actor Alec Baldwin takes listeners into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers. Alec sidesteps the predictable by going inside the dressing rooms, apartments, and offices of people we want to understand better: Ira Glass, Lena Dunham, David Brooks, Roz Chast, Chris Rock and others. Hear what happens when an inveterate guest becomes a host. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Freakonomics R ...
 
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Audio
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The RSA invites leading public thinkers to explore the biggest challenges facing society today. Our events address issues from the fields of science and technology, design and the arts, economics, politics and international affairs. Our speakers include internationally renowned writers, academics, business leaders, social innovators, politicians and policymakers.
 
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LEFT OUT
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Left Out is a monthly podcast produced by Michael Palmieri and Dante Dallavalle. Through interviews with writers, academics, union organizers, policy makers and activists, the show aims to dig deeper into important economic and political topics.
 
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Westminster Abbey Podcasts
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Lectures and podcasts on issues of faith, ethics, politics and public policy-making, audio footage from the Abbey’s archive, and much more.
 
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Ceres Sustainability Podcast
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An ongoing conversation with investors, corporations, policy makers and public interest groups about how they are adapting business strategies and financial markets to address the risks and opportunities of climate change and other sustainability issues.
 
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The Security Studies Podcast
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Discussing the most pressing and complex international security issues of today with scholars from Georgetown University's Security Studies Program (SSP) of the Walsh School of Foreign Service. As part of the oldest and most respected master’s degree program in international affairs, SSP is dedicated to fostering a new generation of analysts, policymakers, and scholars fully knowledgeable about the range of international and national security problems and foreign policy issues of the 21st Ce ...
 
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Criminal Justice Conversations with David Onek - Podcast
 
The Criminal Justice Conversations Podcast, a co-production of Berkeley Law School and the Berkeley School of Journalism, features in-depth, thirty-minute interviews with a wide range of criminal justice leaders: law enforcement officials, policymakers, advocates, service providers, academics and others.The Podcast, hosted by criminal justice expert David Onek, gets behind the sound bites that far too often dominate the public dialogue about criminal justice, to have detailed, nuanced conver ...
 
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The Manufacturing Report
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Manufacturing is having a moment. But what will it actually take to create more blue-collar jobs and strengthen our industrial base? Alliance for American Manufacturing President Scott Paul chats with policymakers, manufacturing experts and factory workers to find out.
 
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Chicago Humanities Festival Podcast
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Since 1990, world-renowned authors, scholars, poets, policy-makers, artists, and performers have gathered each November at Chicago's many cultural institutions to celebrate the power of ideas in human culture. And each year, tens of thousands of enthusiastic audience participants rediscover the rich and vital role the humanities play in their daily lives. This podcast aims to highlight some of the best programs from the 25 year festival archives.
 
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Open Academic Environment Podcast
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The OAE Podcast is an interview series and discussion panel where we talk to authority figures within higher education about technology, academic research, university management, policy makers to educators and instructors
 
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RAND Congressional Briefing Series Podcast
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RAND Congressional Briefings connect RAND experts with lawmakers, legislative staff, and respected opinion leaders on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., to present findings and recommendations on issues relevant to the current policy debate. To learn more, visit RAND online at www.rand.org. The RAND Corporation has been expanding the boundaries of human knowledge for 60 years. A nonprofit institution with a research staff consisting of some of the world's preeminent minds, RAND provides resea ...
 
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RCR Wireless News
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Since 1982, RCR Wireless News has been providing wireless and mobile industry news, insights, and analysis to mobile and wireless industry professionals, decision makers, policy makers, analyst and investors. Our mission is to connect, globally and locally, mobile technology professionals and companies online, in person, in print and now on video. Our dedication to editorial excellence coupled with one of the industry’s most comprehensive subscriber databases and digital networks, leads read ...
 
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ASN Kidney News Podcast
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ASN Kidney News is a newsmagazine aimed specifically at the nephrology community. Its articles address new clinical developments, epidemiological findings, federal and state policy updates, insights about practice management, industry trends, and opinions from leading nephrologists and other policymakers.
 
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Essay on Crimes and Punishments, An by VOLTAIRE and BECCARIA, Cesare
 
Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties in general as well as torture and the death penalty, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France. This translation also features the anonymous commentary, attributed to Voltaire. - Summary by Carolin
 
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In Germany, the number of successful technology start-ups with a novel product is lagging behind in an international context. Considering the key role of start-ups in innovative entrepreneurship and their contribution to the real economy, reasons and key points of action to increase start-up activity should be identified. Excessive red-tape is ...…
 
Copernicus is a flagship space programme of the European Union and European Space Agency. Josef Aschbacher, the Director of Earth Observation Programmes at the European Space Agency, will be discussing and answering questions regarding the ESA's Copernicus missions.Copernicus provides a unified system designed to benefit the environment, the wa ...…
 
Interview conducted by Shellanee Brock DyNAMC Diversity Unfiltered - DyNAMC Leaders for a Changing World Magazines’ premier podcast. We bring you the voices of today’s renowned societal leaders and average folks talking about what they do, how they got there, and what they're thinking about in the controversial world of diversity, inclusion and ...…
 
Ask not for whom the recess bell tolls, because, well, we hope you know the rest. As Members of Congress head to their home districts this month, Jamie and Allison (filling in for Kristina this week) share why nonprofits should take advantage of the opportunity to share their stories on their home turf. Before our policy wonks get into some tip ...…
 
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C2Y: Discussions on Child and Youth Care
 
On this episode of Your Right to Speak we talk with Ian Green who is a professor at York University's Master of Public Policy, Administration, and Law. Ian talks about ethical politics and its relation to young people. In the first part of the episode Ian discusses the challenges and strengths of ethical politics, in the second he argues that p ...…
 
On this episode of Your Right to Speak we talk with Ian Green who is a professor at York University's Master of Public Policy, Administration, and Law. Ian talks about ethical politics and its relation to young people. In the first part of the episode Ian discusses the challenges and strengths of ethical politics, in the second he argues that p ...…
 
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ISGP's "The Forum"
 
The indigenous people of northern Canada are suffering from food access challenges, leading to both poor diets and poor health outcomes. They need policy makers' help to find land-based food solutions. But if food access improves, will dietary choice follow suit?Food Security and Diet-Linked Public Health Challenges, Robidoux (FSSD)Socialize wi ...…
 
Wages have been either stagnant or declining in the U.S. and other developed economies for more than a decade once inflation is taken into account. Yet, the Federal Reserve and other major central banks remain convinced labor markets are tight, and that a surge in employee costs and inflation are just around the corner. Hence, their recent shif ...…
 
Listen to Jhumpa Bhattacharya and Ellen Wu discuss intersections of race, nation, and policy-making as they examine Asian American history and the creation of the model minority stereotype. A self-described “Asian American history detective,” Dr. Ellen Wu is an associate professor of history and director of the Asian American Studies program at ...…
 
Joe's first career was a brokerage firm in Seattle, followed by years overseas working for the Securities and Futures Commission (the financial market regulator for the Hong Kong Government). There, he protected small investors and helped recover lost assets resulting from the Asian financial crisis of 1997. When he returned to US and settled o ...…
 
Policy makers may worry about so-called "Black Swan" events - low probability occurrences that 'nobody saw coming.' But is it ever the case that things happen that nobody saw coming? Our guest on this week’s podcast would say “no.” He is Richard Clarke, a former National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection and Counter-terrorism ...…
 
Fine Music Radio — We all know the name Albert Einstein, not to be confused with the musicologist Alfred Einstein, and we know the famous e=mc 2 thing, even if we’re a bit hazy about what it means.But I certainly didn’t find the name Milankovitch rolling off my tongue – yet he should be commemorated as a very great scientist. Milutin Milankovit ...…
 
Published on 09 Dec 2016. Edward Conard is the author of the New York Times top-ten bestselling book, Unintended Consequences: Why Everything You’ve Been Told About the Economy Is Wrong (2012), and his recent book The Upside of Inequality: How Good Intentions Undermine the Middle Class which reached #7 on the New York Times Bestsellers list and ...…
 
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The Chaos Cast: Life Lessons For Finding Certainty In Uncertain Situations
 
Today is a great leadership conversation with Kurt Long, CEO and founder of FairWarning, a data security and protection provider with a strong track record in defending against cyberattacks. His company protects patients in over 8,000 healthcare facilities worldwide. Today’s cyber-landscape has created a constant state of chaos. Cyber criminals ...…
 
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Grounded Reason - Where Tech and Policy Collide
 
Be warned. This episode is our most political episode to date. We discuss the tactics being employed by anti-Net Neutrality forces, how they are taking this tactic from politicians lead, and how it's destroying our system of government. (2:20) Net Neutrality Day explained What companies are doing - https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/12/15958030/ne ...…
 
Lansdale, PA – We find ourselves in uncertain times, especially when it comes to our healthcare. What is the future of healthcare? Not just how to pay for it, but how it’s administered. Once physicians believed they were the center of healthcare; they had the education, training and experience. But not anymore. Now the patient is the center of ...…
 
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Phil & Simon Show
 
A new voice! Phil and Simon welcome PhD researcher and Business Disability Forum consultant Angela Matthews on to the show. Angela asks Phil and Simon what role they think emotion plays in activism in terms of policy making, particularly disability rights. It throws up all manner of thoughts from them both like: How accessible is activism? Can ...…
 
Published on 15 May 2017. In this lively conversation -- from our recent annual tech and policy summit in Washington, D.C. -- Axios' Dan Primack interviews a16z co-founder Marc Andreessen about the two major narratives dominating discussions about the tech industry right now: the industry is building stupid stuff; and tech is “evil” (or at leas ...…
 
Pollution is a real problem in China. So it should come as no surprise that the 13th Five Year Plan includes drastic policy measures, calling for a reduction of emissions from coal burning industries, while showing support for wind, solar and bio power. And beyond policy making or economic restructuring, there is also a call for domestic entrep ...…
 
This week we get an inside look at how the Environmental Defense Fund manages their email fundraising campaigns with tremendous success. Emily Stevenson, Manager, Online CRM Fundraising at EDF shares data and tactics that have worked to raise millions of dollars via email campaigns. Resources EDF on twitter EDF on Facebook More about EDF With w ...…
 
Recorded in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. SWF co-sponsored, with the National Space Weather Partnership, the 2017 the Space Weather Enterprise Forum. This year’s theme was "Implementing a National Space Weather Partnership.” The forum brought together a blended audience of space weather experts from both research and operations, space weath ...…
 
Recorded in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. SWF co-sponsored, with the National Space Weather Partnership, the 2017 the Space Weather Enterprise Forum. This year’s theme was "Implementing a National Space Weather Partnership.” The forum brought together a blended audience of space weather experts from both research and operations, space weath ...…
 
Recorded in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. SWF co-sponsored, with the National Space Weather Partnership, the 2017 the Space Weather Enterprise Forum. This year’s theme was "Implementing a National Space Weather Partnership.” The forum brought together a blended audience of space weather experts from both research and operations, space weath ...…
 
Recorded in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. SWF co-sponsored, with the National Space Weather Partnership, the 2017 the Space Weather Enterprise Forum. This year’s theme was "Implementing a National Space Weather Partnership.” The forum brought together a blended audience of space weather experts from both research and operations, space weath ...…
 
Recorded in Washington, DC, on June 27, 2017. SWF co-sponsored, with the National Space Weather Partnership, the 2017 the Space Weather Enterprise Forum. This year’s theme was "Implementing a National Space Weather Partnership.” The forum brought together a blended audience of space weather experts from both research and operations, space weath ...…
 
The historic passage of the U.S. Global Food Security Act in July 2016 demonstrated U.S. leadership and bipartisan support in Congress to address global hunger, poverty, and malnutrition. The act required the Feed the Future interagency group, comprised of eleven U.S. agencies, to submit the first ever U.S. Global Food Security Strategy to Cong ...…
 
The historic passage of the U.S. Global Food Security Act in July 2016 demonstrated U.S. leadership and bipartisan support in Congress to address global hunger, poverty, and malnutrition. The act required the Feed the Future interagency group, comprised of eleven U.S. agencies, to submit the first ever U.S. Global Food Security Strategy to Cong ...…
 
The historic passage of the U.S. Global Food Security Act in July 2016 demonstrated U.S. leadership and bipartisan support in Congress to address global hunger, poverty, and malnutrition. The act required the Feed the Future interagency group, comprised of eleven U.S. agencies, to submit the first ever U.S. Global Food Security Strategy to Cong ...…
 
The historic passage of the U.S. Global Food Security Act in July 2016 demonstrated U.S. leadership and bipartisan support in Congress to address global hunger, poverty, and malnutrition. The act required the Feed the Future interagency group, comprised of eleven U.S. agencies, to submit the first ever U.S. Global Food Security Strategy to Cong ...…
 
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The Ochelli Effect
 
Three Card Monte Trump Edition. The Ochelli Effect-2017-07-11 with Mike Swanson and JP Sottile Cold Wars 1.0 , 2.0 , 3.0 First hour with Mike Swanson author of The War State. Three Card Monte. Going back in time to the days before the CIA The OSS and The Shell Game played in Three transitional stages. The marked card called Lee Harvey Oswald al ...…
 
Addiction is the most pressing public health crisis of our time. It is a chronic, medical condition that can impair health and function and is characterized by repeated use of a substance despite harmful consequences. In this segment, Michael Botticelli, one of the nation's leading addiction experts, who served as the Director of National Drug ...…
 
This week, we have a special episode to join in with the events being held for World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day. World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day seeks to raise global awareness of iatrogenic benzodiazepine dependence, the dangers of its adverse effects and the associated withdrawal syndrome, which can last for years. To give some context a ...…
 
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