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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Podcasts

John Spry‚ Ph.D.

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    Episode 1099

    Rumpho, the Rescue Cat

    Dr John Spry explains the state budget, education metrics, and the federal debt.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Mon Apr 12 2021Monday, April 12, 2021

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    Episode 1084

    Trillions are Bigger than Billions

    The economics of vaccines.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Thu Mar 18 2021Thursday, March 18, 2021

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    Episode 1072

    Do More of What’s Working

    State tax expenditures and concurrent enrollment.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Tue Feb 23 2021Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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    Episode 1055

    Ex Post Facto Tax

    Dr John Spry on the Governor’s budget proposal.

    Guests: John Spry‚ Ph.D., Andrew Smith, and Jim Nash

    Thu Jan 28 2021Thursday, January 28, 2021

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    Episode 1025

    Cake Eaters

    Why Minnesota has a budget surplus all of a sudden

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Mon Dec 7 2020Monday, December 7, 2020

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    Episode 955

    Consumption Smoothing

    Rocks are attempting to murder the Kruse clan.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Mon Aug 24 2020Monday, August 24, 2020

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    Episode 940

    Get Crazy

    The technology of online education.

    Guests: John Spry‚ Ph.D. and Andrew Smith

    Mon Aug 3 2020Monday, August 3, 2020

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    Episode 923

    Ready to Copy Phone Number

    Some economic indicators are bouncing back faster than others.

    Guests: John Spry‚ Ph.D. and Brad Johnson

    Thu Jul 9 2020Thursday, July 9, 2020

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    Episode 917

    The Dismal Sciences

    How bad the economy got and how much we’ve recovered.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Jun 19 2020Friday, June 19, 2020

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    Episode 899

    Mayday

    Using our ignorance to our advantage in fighting the coronavirus.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Fri May 1 2020Friday, May 1, 2020

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    Episode 897

    Central Quarantine Option

    Governor Walz is closing school, opening businesses, and doesn’t know when testing is ramping up.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Fri Apr 24 2020Friday, April 24, 2020

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    Episode 892

    The Irate Economist

    Dr John Spry on fighting the coronavirus with tracking, tracing, and transparency.

    Guest: John Spry‚ Ph.D.

    Mon Apr 13 2020Monday, April 13, 2020