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Jun 28, 2018

I've had some interesting listener feedback from the recent episodes about questioning education. In this episode I respond to some of the points raised by listeners.

Show Notes:

339 Questioning Education

340 Review of The Case Against Education

 

343 Listener Feedback on Questioning Education


Jun 8, 2018

Most of what you learn in school and college is practically useless, yet education is (often) a very good investment. How can this be? This episode is a review of Bryan Caplan's book, The Case Against Education.

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