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Policy Currents

Policy Currents

25 Episodes By RAND Corporation www.rand.org/multimedia/podcasts...
The Policy Currents podcast highlights new research findings, commentary, multimedia, and events from the RAND Corporation. Hosted by Evan Banks and Deanna Lee, with new episodes every Friday.
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Declining dementia rates, the dangers of deepfakes, data privacy after Roe.
Dementia rates are on the decline in the United Stat... more
Nov 18 2022 9m
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Lessons learned from COVID-19, planning to end the war in Ukraine, reducing deaths in law enforcement custody.
Preparing for future pandemics; planning now for a n... more
Nov 4 2022 10m
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Lessons learned from COVID-19, planning to end the war in Ukraine, reducing deaths in law enforcement custody.
Preparing for future pandemics; planning now for a n... more
Nov 4 2022 10m
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Racism and patient safety, abortion after the Dobbs ruling, space mirrors.
The impact of racism on patient safety; the effects ... more
Oct 28 2022 10m
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Russia’s latest gambits, support for Chinese President Xi Jinping, machine learning.
Why Russia’s recent gambits aren’t likely to pay off... more
Oct 21 2022 11m
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Legalizing cannabis, the Russian nuclear threat, digital offshoring.
Why prices matter when it comes to cannabis policy; ... more
Oct 14 2022 10m
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Civic education in America, Russia’s coercive behavior toward the West, Twitter’s bot problem.
How public school teachers view civic and citizenshi... more
Sep 30 2022 8m
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RAND insights on the war in Ukraine, U.S. policy in the Middle East, building a more diverse teacher workforce.
RAND experts’ reactions to Putin’s latest threatenin... more
Sep 23 2022 12m
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U.S. national security after Roe, supporting women veterans, responding to the next pandemic.
How overturning Roe v. Wade could affect national se... more
Sep 16 2022 10m
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Back to school, telemedicine abortion, diversity in the military.
How teachers are doing; what it might take to get al... more
Sep 9 2022 10m
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Incarceration and homelessness in L.A., Russia’s ongoing military struggles, NATO expansion.
An L.A. County program designed to break the cycle o... more
Aug 19 2022 10m
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Politicized topics in schools, where the war in Ukraine may be headed, post-quantum cryptography.
What educators think about politicized topics in sch... more
Aug 12 2022 9m
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RAND’s new president and CEO, bias in health care algorithms, U.S.-China crisis communications..
RAND president and CEO Jason Matheny wants to build ... more
Aug 5 2022 9m
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Talking to Russia, how racial bias compounds, the consequences of overturning Roe v. Wade.
Why it may be time to talk to Russia; what might lea... more
Jul 29 2022 8m
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The U.S. economy’s pandemic recovery, a new national mental health hotline, firearm homicides.
America's uneven economic recovery from the pandemic... more
Jul 22 2022 11m
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How Americans store their guns, the dangers of ‘replacement theory,’ the war in Ukraine.
Personal firearm storage in the United States; why “... more
Jul 15 2022 11m
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The repeal of Roe v. Wade, the dangers of deepfakes, America’s new mental health hotline.
The implications of a Post-Roe America; the threat o... more
Jul 8 2022 12m
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Synthetic opioids, Ukrainian grain, the metaverse.
Countering the illegal flow of synthetic opioids; un... more
Jun 24 2022 10m
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Teachers’ stress, U.S. strategy toward Russia, addressing open-air drug dealing in San Francisco.
Teachers are stressed at a higher rate than other wo... more
Jun 17 2022 8m
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RAND’s new president and CEO, how Americans view diplomacy and diplomats, transportation equity.
Announcing our new president and CEO; Americans’ vie... more
Jun 10 2022 8m
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Gun policy in America, tracking online extremism, the war in Ukraine.
Which gun laws work—and which ones don’t; tracking e... more
Jun 3 2022 9m
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How better data can help refugees, homelessness in L.A., burnout among health care providers.
How tapping into Facebook data can help host countri... more
May 6 2022 9m
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