At a Distance
Chris Canavan on why an economic slowdown isn’t necessarily a bad thing
31 mins | Apr 7, 2020
The economist asks whether the golden age of human sciences is still before us. Spencer Bailey and Andrew Zuckerman, The Slowdown's co-founders and this podcast's hosts, discuss the COVID-19 crisis featuring long-view conversations with philosophers, psychologists, writers, artists, and other leading minds. In this episode, economist Chris Canavan discusses the challenges of rebuilding the economy after the pandemic, why he believes the golden age of the humanities is before us, and the need to think more about our relationship to time. To find more episodes from At a Distance, head to the provider page in 'Discover'.