ThinkCritical Interviews: State Capacity And Economy (ft. Sam Hammond)

December 12, 2020, 7:20 PM UTC

In this episode of ThinkCritical, Joshua Miller interviews Sam Hammond of the Niskanen Center about the failures of American political economy. We touch on state capacity, mass executions of rats, civil service procurement, and the high road to a booming economy.

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The light of reason seems to be fading in the tumult of our modern world. While the Information Age provides us with unprecedented access to information, it also gives disinformation an incredible power over society. The ThinkCritical Podcast exists to fight this. We conduct casual interviews with experts in areas of public interest and host discussions relevant to the public discourse. We also blog at Hosted by Joshua Z. Miller, Adam Schwalbe, and Gregory Leung.