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Jul 19, 2018

Show 3114 An Even More Radical Case Against Schools.

From The Tom Woods Show.

Just When You Thought We’d Smashed the Schools Good, Along Comes Gene Epstein

Gene Epstein joins me to make if anything an even more radical case against the existing education system than Bryan Caplan does in the latter’s recent book The Case Against Education. Whatever “but surely you agree we have to have X!” arguments you’ve heard, Gene anticipates and smashes them in this episode.

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Column Mentioned

Gene Epstein’s Review of The Case Against Education, by Bryan Caplan

Book Discussed

The Case Against Education: Why the Education System Is a Waste of Time and Money, by Bryan Caplan

Free eBook

Education Without the State

Guest’s Debating Society

The Soho Forum

Related Episodes

Ep. 1094 The Case Against Education (Bryan Caplan)
Ep. 320 Free Community College? Here’s Why Not (Bryan Caplan)

Previous Appearances

Ep. 1131 DEBATE EPISODE: Trump’s Tariffs, Pro and Con (Gene Epstein and Dan McCarthy)
Ep. 1089 Noam Chomsky: The Good and the Bad
Ep. 1063 Nat Turner’s Rebellion: Why a Historical Novel Was So Controversial
Ep. 1021 The Nobel Prize and Behavioral Economics: Anything Here for Austrians?
Ep. 983 Can We Really Measure the “Happiest” Countries?
Ep. 921 The Long History of Presidential Stupidity in Economics
Ep. 891 Fiscal Doomsday: When It’s Coming and What It Looks Like
Ep. 822 The Work of Thomas Sowell: An Appreciation
Ep. 728 Can Libertarians Make a Decent Case for Free Trade?
Ep. 704 Adam Smith, Not the Founder of Economic Science
Ep. 634 The Economic Freedom of the World: What the Numbers Tell Us
Ep. 473 Does the Economy Do Better Under the Democrats, and Has Obama Been Better Than Reagan?
Ep. 462 We Found a Major Flaw in the Egalitarian Argument
Ep. 450 Noam Chomsky Led Me to Libertarianism, Says Guest

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