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#77: The Silent Hero Of The Australian Economy — Ian Macfarlane

Ian Macfarlane was Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia from 1996 to 2006. He is the author of The Search For Stability and Ten Remarkable Australians.

2019 #Wrapped

Thank you Swagmen and Swagettes for making 2019 the best year since 2018.

#76: The Modern Empiricist Proving Old Wisdom On Household Debt And Recession — Amir Sufi

Amir Sufi is the Bruce Lindsay Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

#75: How To Build A Future More Like Star Trek Than Terminator — Andrew Leigh

Dr Andrew Leigh MP is a member of the Australian federal parliament. He is currently Labor’s Shadow Assistant…

#74: The Untold Tale of How One Ruthless Company Subjugated a Subcontinent — William Dalrymple

William Dalrymple is an acclaimed historian and travel writer. He lives nine months of the year on a…

#73: On Radical Uncertainty, “Phantastic Objects”, and Blowing Bubbles — David Tuckett

David Tuckett is a psychoanalyst, Professor, and Director of the Centre for the Study of Decision-Making Uncertainty at…

#72: Lifting the Veil on Sydney’s Crime and Skulduggery — Kate McClymont

Kate McClymont is Australia’s most awarded journalist. An investigative reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald, she is famous…

#71: Markets and The Madness of Crowds — Robert Shiller

Robert J. Shiller is Sterling Professor of Economics at Yale University and one of the 2013 recipients of…

#70: The Dogged Journalist Who (May Have) Pricked a Property Bubble — Adele Ferguson

Adele Ferguson is an award-winning investigative journalist best known for her work exposing misconduct and fraud in the…

Classic Episode Rerun: The Legendary, Fraud-Sniffing Short Seller — Marc Cohodes

This is a rerun of a conversation I recorded in May 2018 with legendary short seller Marc Cohodes….