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The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decision making through research and analysis. RAND events offer new insights and evidence-based perspectives on top policy concerns. For more about RAND, visit www.rand.org.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decision making through research and analysis. RAND events offer new insights and evidence-based perspectives on top policy concerns. For more about RAND, visit www.rand.org.
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The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decision making through research and analysis. RAND events offer new insights and evidence-based perspectives on top policy concerns. For more about RAND, visit www.rand.org.

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Episodes

What's the Fair Price of a Drug?

10/17/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, Ezekiel J. Emanuel, chair of the Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the University of Pennsylvania, delivers the 2018 Albert P. Williams Lecture on Health Policy. A former special advisor for health policy to the director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, Emanuel explains why drug prices are so high and proposes a policy solution.

Duration:01:04:18

Truth Decay and Community Engagement

10/2/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, RAND political scientist Jennifer Kavanagh and William “Pat” Getty, president of the Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, discuss Truth Decay’s consequences on community engagement and resilience.

Duration:01:04:49

Integrative Health: Moving from Marginal to Mainstream

9/26/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, some of the nation's leading integrative health experts discuss the path forward for incorporating evidence-based complementary and alternative treatments into standard patient care, medical training, and policymaking.

Duration:00:55:19

Truth Decay and Trust in Institutions

6/7/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, the Pew Research Center's Carroll Doherty joins RAND’s Jennifer Kavanagh for a discussion about the causes and consequences of Truth Decay and declining trust in institutions.

Duration:00:54:35

Truth Decay and Civil Discourse

5/24/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, Jennifer Kavanagh addresses the connection between Truth Decay and the erosion of civil discourse, as well as Truth Decay's effects on policymaking and the future of democracy.

Duration:00:52:38

Truth Decay and the Media

5/16/2018
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The shrinking role of facts and evidence-based analysis in American public life poses a threat to democracy, to policymaking, and to the very notion of civic discourse. RAND has launched an ambitious research project, Truth Decay, to define and study the problem with the ultimate goal of working toward innovative solutions. In this Events @ RAND podcast, a panel of experts discusses the connection between the media and Truth Decay.

Duration:01:01:11

Security 2040: The Promise and Perils of AI, 3D Printing, and Speed

4/24/2018
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Emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence and 3D printing, will pose new risks to global security. In this Events @ RAND podcast, a multidisciplinary team of experts discusses crucial trends and how to harness their potential.

Duration:00:56:22

Understanding and Shaping the Ongoing Korea Crisis

3/29/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, Bruce W. Bennett offers RAND alumni and supporters his analysis of recent developments in North Korea and suggests new strategies for putting pressure on Kim Jong-un at the negotiating table.

Duration:00:54:23

Pursuit of the Extraordinary

3/19/2018
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As a NASA astronaut, Dr. Mae C. Jemison made history 25 years ago as the world's first woman of color to go into space. In this Events @ RAND podcast, she shares why we must consciously pursue an extraordinary tomorrow to build a better world today.

Duration:00:19:54

The Collision of AI and Privacy

2/20/2018
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, William Welser IV, Rebecca Balebako, and Osonde A. Osoba discuss risks to privacy in the age of artificial intelligence.

Duration:01:07:54

New TSA Administrator Discusses Global Aviation Security

11/29/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, David Pekoske joins RAND terrorism and security expert Brian Michael Jenkins for a discussion about the TSA's strategy and approach in the face of evolving threats from terrorist groups and the individuals they inspire.

Duration:00:55:27

The State of the American Worker

9/12/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, a panel of RAND's top analysts discuss emerging trends in the labor market and policy options to address inequality and jobs of the future.

Duration:00:50:43

Security Tensions in Northeast Asia

6/1/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, RAND's Bruce Bennett, an expert in Northeast Asian military issues, discusses efforts by the U.S., its allies, and China to defuse the current situation and halt North Korea's development of nuclear weapons.

Duration:01:06:09

Why Prison Education Matters

4/6/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, our panel of experts discuss the costs and benefits of using education to stop the prison revolving door, and the effectiveness of programs that prepare inmates for reentry by providing them with marketable skills.

Duration:01:07:33

The Serious Role of Gaming at RAND

3/30/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, David Shlapak, codirector of the RAND Center for Gaming, describes a recent series of games examining potential results of a Russian invasion of the Baltics.

Duration:01:08:52

Tipping Points in the Arctic

3/2/2017
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, a panel of experts discuss several potential economic, environmental, and political "game changers" that could affect strategic decisions in the Arctic region.

Duration:00:57:01

The Future of Artificial Intelligence

12/21/2016
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In this Events @ RAND podcast, a panel of experts discuss the role AI is playing in society, including the incredible promise and pressing concerns.

Duration:01:00:14

The Art of Data in Baseball

11/12/2016
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In this Events @ RAND podcast from Politics Aside 2016, Jeff Luhnow, general manager of the Houston Astros, talks with New Yorker journalist Malcolm Gladwell about using a Moneyball strategy to evaluate players and manage a Major League Baseball team.

Duration:00:26:32

Autonomous Vehicles: Imagining the Day-to-Day of the Future

11/12/2016
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In this Events @ RAND podcast from Politics Aside 2016, RAND experts Nidhi Kalra and Timothy Bonds describe the potential advantages and challenges facing the use of autonomous vehicles.

Duration:00:39:38

The Price of Personalized Health Care

11/12/2016
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In this Events @ RAND podcast from Politics Aside 2016, our panel of experts discuss the implications of the current technology boom on the future of medicine.

Duration:00:58:09