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Tyler Cowen on Identifying Talent, Changing Education, and Studying Progress, co-hosted by Jasmine Wang


February 20, 2020 10:00

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Tyler Cowen (@tylercowen), economist and author, joins Jasmine Wang
(@j_asminewang), technologist and philosopher, and Erik’s co-host for this

They discuss:

\- What Tyler has learned about identifying talent and why he thinks that IQ
is overrated.

\- The forces shaping education today and how Tyler would change it if he

\- Whether leftism is “eating the world.”

\- What will replace cyberpunk and the role of aesthetics in intellectual

\- How to find the best people for government jobs.

\- Why globalization has not led to more innovation.

\- And finally, a rapid-fire round where Erik and Jasmine name a person and
Tyler explains where they agree or disagree with each other.

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