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Russell Roberts

The bio below comes from a published article and may now be dated.

Russell Roberts

Russ Roberts is the John and Jean De Nault Research Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution. He is the host of the weekly podcast EconTalk; he blogs at Café Hayek. He is the creator with John Papola of the Keynes-Hayek rap videos. He is the author of three economic novels. His next book, How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life: An Unexpected Guide to Human Nature and Happiness (Portfolio, 2014), applies the lessons in Smith’s Theory of Moral Sentiments to everyday life. His email address is russroberts@​gmail.com.