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The Rhodes Center Podcast

Rhodes Center

Podcast by Rhodes Center

34:37 | Sep 8th

On this episode, something a little different. Aidan Regan is an assistant professor at the School of Politics/International Relations at University College Dublin UCD, and has a podcast we think you’ll like. We think you’ll especially like this epis...Show More

24:09 | May 12th

Why do rich countries flirt with fiscal disaster? Zsófia Barta, author of In The Red: The Politics of Public Debt Accumulation in Developed Countries [https://www.press.umich.edu/9726915/in_the_red], challenges a long-held consensus by arguing that t...Show More

18:00 | Apr 14th

The era of globalization saw China emerge as the world's manufacturing titan. However, the 'made in China' model—with its reliance on cheap labor and thin profits—has begun to wane. On this episode of the Rhodes Center Podcast, Mark Blyth talks with ...Show More

22:59 | Mar 26th

The Rhodes Center podcast is brought to you by The Rhodes Center for International Economics and Finance at Brown University. The show is hosted by Mark Blyth and Brendan Greeley. On this episode: the man behind the Rhodes Center, the indomitable W...Show More

16:47 | Nov 12th, 2018

Discussion with Mark Blyth, Political Economist at Brown's Watson Institute. Associated Watson Institute lecture: https://youtu.be/MS1eF1F4YDQ Marco Buti has been Director-General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission since ...Show More

33:33 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Watch accompanying talk at the Watson Institute at Brown University: https://youtu.be/R-Dxrs7dj0w Central bankers have emerged from the financial crisis as the third great pillar of unelected power alongside the judiciary and the military. They pull...Show More

38:21 | Oct 10th, 2018

“Where does the backlash against globalization come from? Where is it headed? And what would a better globalization look like?” Dani Rodrik [https://drodrik.scholar.harvard.edu] is an economist whose research covers globalization, economic growth an...Show More

28:01 | Oct 7th, 2018

The Democratic Party's retreat from its New Deal and Great Society identity as a party eager to use the federal treasury to spend in the public interest to create a broadly shared prosperity is usually associated with the Clinton administration in th...Show More

32:12 | Sep 29th, 2018

Neoliberals hate the state. Or do they? In the first intellectual history [http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?isbn=9780674979529] of neoliberal globalism, Quinn Slobodian follows a group of thinkers from the ashes of the Habsburg Empire to the cr...Show More

35:03 | Sep 21st, 2018

Ilene Grabel is a professor of international economics at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver. Her latest book When Things Don't Fall Apart was published by The MIT Press in January 2018. In When Things Don'...Show More

35:46 | Sep 17th, 2018

Bill Janeway stops by to discuss his latest book, "Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy." In this fully revised and updated edition, Janeway interweaves his professional experience with political and financial history, giving a lively explanat...Show More