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In this Kosmos podcast, Jeanne Hoffman talks with Dr. William Rorabaugh about alcohol and American history. Dr Rorabaugh is professor of history at the University of Washington, and author of The Alcoholic Republic: An American Tradition.


Direct download: Rorabaugh_Alcohol.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am EST

What's the second thing you should do when you get a research idea? Dr. Bill Glod and Dr. Phil Magness have (very!) short answers.

Direct download: Gladness_secondresearchthing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:06pm EST

In this Kosmos podcast, I am once again joined by IHS Program Officers Dr. Bill Glod and Dr. Phil Magness, who share tips and best practices about obtaining much-needed funding as a graduate student. They also discuss how the Hayek Fund and Humane Studies Fellowship can help graduate students.

Direct download: Gladness_GradFunding.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:49pm EST

In this Kosmos podcast, I interview Dr. Brian Domitrovic about his new book, Econoclasts: The Rebels Who Sparked the Supply Side Revoltuon and Restored American Prosperity. Dr. Domitrovic is an associate professor and chair of the department of history at Sam Houston State University. He discusses the ebbs and flows of Keynesian interventionism, and who sparked the revival in free-market thought. You might be shocked to find out how high the marginal tax rate was at one point in American history!

Direct download: Domitrovic_Econoclasts.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:56pm EST

In this Kosmos Podcast, I'm joined by Dr. Matt Zwolinski who shares his current research. Dr. Zwolinski is working on a book titled Exploitation, Capitalism and the State and whether inefficiencies in the market require state intervention.

Direct download: Zwolinski_Research.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:41am EST

What's the first thing you should do when you get a research idea? Dr. Bill Glod and Dr. Phil Magness have (very!) short answers.

Direct download: Gladness_firstresearchthing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:33am EST

In this Kosmos podcast, I speak with the new Director of Academic Programs at the Institute for Humane Studies, Dr. James R. Harrigan. Dr. Harrigan just returned from the American University in Iraq as the Dean of Students, and shares his thoughts on kareoke, an unlikely past profession, his pick for the one book you should read, and what he least expected about working at IHS.

Direct download: Harrigan_Bio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:40pm EST

In this KosmosOnline podcast Jeanne Hoffman talks about Virginia‟s revolutionaries with Professor Kevin Gutzman. Dr. Gutzman is a professor of history at Western Connecticut State university, and author of “Virginia's American Revolution: From Dominion to Republic, 1776-1840”.

Direct download: Gutzman_Virginia.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:49am EST

In this Kosmos podcast, Dr. Greg Wolcott introduces himself as one of our newest IHS staff. Dr. Wolcott is Director of Seminars at IHS, and received his PhD in philosophy from Loyola University in Chicago. Greg talks about his triumphant return to IHS and what his new role at IHS entails.

Direct download: GWolcott_Bio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:37pm EST

Direct download: Zwolinski_BHL.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:37am EST