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Hay Festival: PJ O'Rourke, Steven D Levitt, Stephen J Dubner

Duration:
45 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 28 May 2014

Presenter Rana Mitter, is joined on the BBC stage at the Hay Festival by writer and provocateur, PJ O'Rourke and the Freakonomics authors, the economist Steven D Levitt and journalist Stephen J Dubner to discuss decision-making, how emotional and economic stability leads to self-absorbtion, how difficult it is to stop and think about anything and why there is such a gulf between the economic and political and personal rationales for the nature of health care provision here in the UK, the US and around the world.

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Presenter
Rana Mitter
Interviewed Guest
P.J O'Rourke
Interviewed Guest
Steven Levitt
Interviewed Guest
Stephen Dubner
Producer
Jacqueline Smith

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