Tyler Cowen (born January 21, 1962) is an American economist, who is an economics professor at George Mason University, where he holds the Holbert C. Harris chair in the economics department. He hosts a popular economics blog, Marginal Revolution, together with his co-author, Alex Tabarrok. Cowen and Tabarrok have also started the website Marginal Revolution University, a venture in online education.
On the Space between Nebraska and Neverland with Ben Sasse
The US senator and former college president joined Tyler for a conversation on adolescence, adulthood, driving for Uber, loving Luther, hate-reading Rousseau, the decline of small towns, backpacking across Europe, America’s peculiar fondness for age-segregation, and why his latest book contains so little sex.
Conversations with Tyler: Ben Sasse on the Space between Nebraska and Neverland
With Noah Berlatsky on political media, the state of politics in America and the evolution of the democratic party
On his new book Hillbilly Elegy, his family history and what we misunderstand about middle America