The Economics of Sleep, Part 1 (Ep. 211 Rebroadcast)

...black-white sleep gap? Again, the other data suggested that blacks sleep less than whites. Hamermesh says that’s wrong. HAMERMESH: You can adjust for anything else you want, education, age, marital...

The Suicide Paradox (Ep. 40 Rebroadcast)

...of 1972, Dan Hamermesh was hunting around for a research topic. And he thought of a poem he’d read back in high school. HAMERMESH: The poem is “Richard Cory” by...

The Economics of Sleep, Part 2 (Ep. 212 Rebroadcast)

...make about the time when they’re awake. How much leisure do they take? And how much are they at the office?” But then, along came Dan Hamermesh. GIBSON: Hamermesh was...

How Spotify Saved the Music Industry (But Not Necessarily Musicians) (Ep. 374)

...But today, they do — in a rare conversation with this man: Daniel EK : My name is Daniel Ek and I’m the C.E.O. and founder of Spotify . How...

No Hollywood Ending for the Visual-Effects Industry (Ep. 277)

...the disgruntled former visual-effects guy: Daniel LAY: I said, “Wow, that’s great we’re making a lot of money.” And she said “Actually, we’re not making any money at all.” The...