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Simon Evans Goes To Market

BBC Radio 4 stand-up / factual show about economics. 20 episodes (5 series), 2014 - 2019. Stars Simon Evans, Tim Harford, Merryn Somerset Webb and Timandra Harkness.

Series 5

1. Adam Smith

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th April 2019

Adam Smith is under Simon and Tim's jokenomics microscope.

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2. Karl Marx

First broadcast: Wednesday 1st May 2019

Simon Evans and Tim Harford examine Karl Marx's influence on the course of 20th century history, towering figure in world - let alone economic - history.


3. John Maynard Keynes

First broadcast: Wednesday 8th May 2019

Simon Evans and Tim Harford examine the work of John Maynard Keynes, and reflect on how his influence continues to shape the world today.


4. Smith, Marx And Keynes

First broadcast: Wednesday 15th May 2019

After three episodes focusing on the lives and theories of Adam Smith, Karl Marx and John Maynard Keynes, it's time for Simon Evans and Tim Harford to attempt synthesis and see how these three economic superbrains can help us out of our current economic predicament.