Tim Harford tells the story of Thomas Schelling, who used economics to avert war.
The Indiana Jones of Economics
How Bill Phillips - war hero, croc-hunter - became one of the fathers of macro-economics.
When Geeks Took Over Poker
Tim Harford tells the story of Chris Ferguson, who applied game theory to poker, and won.
The next agricultural revolution
Do we need to transform the way we grow food if we are to head off disaster?
US President Trump launches his re-election campaign
He promises "wild" rally in Florida and mass deportations.
The challenge of electric charging infrastructure
We hear how many rural areas lack the infrastructure to charge electric cars
Trump launches re-election campaign
He has promised a "wild" rally in Florida and spoke of planned mass deportations.
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