A podcast series hosted by Orley Ashenfelter

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An Oral History of Industrial Relations and Labor Economics

In this podcast series of conversations with leading thinkers and practitioners, we are creating an oral history of an entire generation of industrial relations experts and labor economists whose contributions to their fields have been absolutely extraordinary. Hosted by Orley Ashenfelter, the Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics at Princeton University.

Stephen Nickell
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23
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Stephen Nickell on his journey from math teacher to the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee

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22
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Robert Willis on jumping ship from trade to study fertility and demographics

Robert Pollak
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21
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Robert Pollak on the “two career problem” and modeling the economics of the family

Bruno Contini
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20
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Bruno Contini on life under Mussolini and the Italian labor market today