The Seen and the Unseen - hosted by Amit Varma

The Seen and the Unseen - hosted by Amit Varma

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This weekly podcast takes its title from Frédéric Bastiat’s famous essay, ‘That which is seen and that which is unseen'. In his essay, Bastiat uses the example of what later came to be known as the "Broken Window Fallacy", and pointed out that to evaluate the consequences of any action, we need to look at both its seen effects, which are often the rationale behind the action, and its unseen effects, which include unintended consequences and rippl...
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This weekly podcast takes its title from Frédéric Bastiat’s famous essay, ‘That which is seen and that which is unseen'. In his essay, Bastiat uses the example of what later came to be known as the "Broken Window Fallacy", and pointed out that to evaluate the consequences of any action, we need to look at both its seen effects, which are often the rationale behind the action, and its unseen effects, which include unintended consequences and rippl...
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Ep 164: The Ideas of Our ...

15 Mar 2020 | 01 hr 57 mins 42 secs

Ep 164: The Ideas of...

15 Mar 2020 | 01 hr 57 mins 42 secs

Ep 163: Who Broke Our Rep...

08 Mar 2020 | 01 hr 55 mins 12 secs

Ep 163: Who Broke Ou...

08 Mar 2020 | 01 hr 55 mins 12 secs

Ep 162: Caste, Gender, Ka...

01 Mar 2020 | 02 hrs 39 mins 35 secs

Ep 162: Caste, Gende...

01 Mar 2020 | 02 hrs 39 mins 35 secs

Ep 161: The History of De...

23 Feb 2020 | 02 hrs 16 mins 09 secs

Ep 161: The History ...

23 Feb 2020 | 02 hrs 16 mins 09 secs

Ep 160: Participatory Dem...

16 Feb 2020 | 02 hrs 28 mins 41 secs

Ep 160: Participator...

16 Feb 2020 | 02 hrs 28 mins 41 secs

Ep 159: The Theatre of th...

09 Feb 2020 | 01 hr 50 mins 41 secs

Ep 159: The Theatre ...

09 Feb 2020 | 01 hr 50 mins 41 secs

Ep 158: Radically Network...

01 Feb 2020 | 01 hr 21 mins 40 secs

Ep 158: Radically Ne...

01 Feb 2020 | 01 hr 21 mins 40 secs

Ep 157: Taking Stock of O...

26 Jan 2020 | 01 hr 27 mins 25 secs

Ep 157: Taking Stock...

26 Jan 2020 | 01 hr 27 mins 25 secs

Ep 156: Kerala and the Iv...

20 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 20 mins 43 secs

Ep 156: Kerala and t...

20 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 20 mins 43 secs

Ep 155: Films, Feminism, ...

13 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 49 mins 43 secs

Ep 155: Films, Femin...

13 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 49 mins 43 secs

Ep 154: The Art and Scien...

06 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 43 mins 41 secs

Ep 154: The Art and ...

06 Jan 2020 | 02 hrs 43 mins 41 secs

Ep 153: The Indian Econom...

30 Dec 2019 | 01 hr 54 mins 13 secs

Ep 153: The Indian E...

30 Dec 2019 | 01 hr 54 mins 13 secs

Ep 152: The Citizenship B...

22 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 31 mins 46 secs

Ep 152: The Citizens...

22 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 31 mins 46 secs

Ep. 151: Maharashtra Poli...

16 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 25 mins 07 secs

Ep. 151: Maharashtra...

16 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 25 mins 07 secs

Ep. 150: The Business of ...

09 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 13 mins 08 secs

Ep. 150: The Busines...

09 Dec 2019 | 02 hrs 13 mins 08 secs