IQ2US In The News

Economics & Institutions


By Adamu Kofi Shauku — June 03, 2014

The Seattle experiment in wage rate regulation should provide yet another opportunity to test the effects of this type of labor market policy. In the meantime, I leave you with… more

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Philadelphia Weekly

Constitution Center Event on Campaign Finance

By AboveAvgJane — June 03, 2014

Described as “always intelligent and provocative” (Wall Street Journal), the award-winning NPR show Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates (IQ2US) returns to the National Constitution Center for a no-holds-barred debate on campaign… more

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Huffington Post

A Bible-based approach to consciousness research

By Eric Nelson — May 19, 2014

Consider, for instance, the ongoing debate over the source and nature of consciousness. Is it brain-based or does it perhaps originate somewhere else? “I would say the brain does not… more

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Is Death Final? Watch a Brainy Debate

By Kyle Hill — May 18, 2014

What do near death experiences (NDEs) tell us about life after death? Do they tell us anything at all? At the last Intelligence Squared debate, a neurosurgeon, a neurologist, a… more

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Religion Dispatches

Debating Death: Is It Really the End?

By Angela Bonavoglia — May 14, 2014

Last week, four scientific big thinkers settled into their seats on stage at NYC's Kaufmann Center to debate this provocative proposition for NPR's Intelligence Squared. They would be discussing this… more

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