20 Best Economics Podcasts of 2021

3 years ago

Are you wanting to learn more about economics ? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best economics podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

We are always keen to hear your feedback, if we have missed a podcast, tweet us @MagazineWelp and we will check it out!

Best Economics Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.


  • Publisher: DISUNOMICS
  • Total Episodes: 202

#DISUNOMICS is a very straightforward concept. Making economics relevant, relatable & entertaining to the general public!

Words & Numbers

  • Publisher: Foundation for Economic Education
  • Total Episodes: 275

Words & Numbers touches on issues of Economics, Political Science, Current Events and Policy. Each Wednesday we’ll be sharing a new Words & Numbers podcast featuring Antony Davies Ph.D and James Harrigan Ph.D talking about the economics and political science of current events.

The Money

  • Publisher: ABC Radio
  • Total Episodes: 308

The Money looks at Australia and the world through an economic lens. It explores how economics influences everything else.

A Correction Podcast

  • Publisher: A Correction Team
  • Total Episodes: 149

A Correction is an economics podcast that seeks to demystify the economy and make economics accessible.

Beervana Podcast

  • Publisher: Jeff Alworth & Patrick Emerson
  • Total Episodes: 184

About the art, culture, economics and business of beer and brewing with hosts Jeff Alworth (The Beer Bible, The Secrets of Master Brewers) and Oregon State University economics professor Patrick Emerson.

Probable Causation

  • Publisher: Jennifer Doleac
  • Total Episodes: 62

A show about law, economics, and crime.

The Agora

  • Publisher: Sal Mayweather
  • Total Episodes: 87

Logic, revisionism, & counter-economics for revolutionaries.

The Realignment

  • Publisher: The Realignment
  • Total Episodes: 128

The United States is in the midst of a dramatic political realignment with shifting views on national security, economics, technology, and the role of government in our lives. Saagar Enjeti and Marshall Kosloff explore this with thinkers, policymakers, and more.

Freakonomics Radio

  • Publisher: Freakonomics Radio + Stitcher
  • Total Episodes: 584

Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things you never thought you wanted to know (but do) — from the economics of sleep to how to become great at just about anything. Dubner speaks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, intellectuals and entrepreneurs, and various other underachievers. 

Trade Talks

  • Publisher: Soumaya Keynes & Chad P. Bown
  • Total Episodes: 154

Soumaya Keynes (The Economist) and Chad P. Bown (Peterson Institute for International Economics) cohost a podcast about the economics of international trade and policy. From trade wars to trade deals, this podcast covers trade developments with insights and economic analysis from two of the world’s top trade geeks.

LSE IQ podcast

  • Publisher: London School of Economics and Political Science
  • Total Episodes: 79

LSE IQ is a monthly podcast from the London School of Economics and Political Science in which we ask some of the smartest social scientists – and other experts – to answer intelligent questions about economics, politics or society. #LSEIQ

Nugget’s News Crypto & Finance Podcast

  • Publisher: Alex Saunders
  • Total Episodes: 812

All things Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, investing, trading and economics. Nugget’s News’ Alex Saunders and guests break it all down for you.

Titans Of Nuclear | Interviewing World Experts on Nuclear Energy

  • Publisher: Bret Kugelmass, Energy Impact Center
  • Total Episodes: 327

A podcast featuring interviews with experts throughout the Nuclear Energy field, covering advanced technology, economics, policy, industry, and more.

Odd Lots

  • Publisher: Bloomberg
  • Total Episodes: 386

Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal and Tracy Alloway analyze the weird patterns, the complex issues and the newest market crazes. Join the conversation every Monday and Thursday for interviews with the most interesting minds in finance, economics and markets.

The Vegan Vanguard

  • Publisher: Marine & Mexie
  • Total Episodes: 66

A show dedicated to human and animal liberation! Interviews and critical discussions of politics, economics, environmentalism, feminism, animal liberation, and social/economic justice.

Making Sense

  • Publisher: Jeff Snider, Emil Kalinowski
  • Total Episodes: 74

Discussing the function and malfunction of the global monetary order and its consequences on finance, economics, politics and society.

The Corbett Report Podcast

  • Publisher: The Corbett Report
  • Total Episodes: 431

The Corbett Report explore the world of politics, history, science and economics from a radically alternative perspective. From geopolitical conspiracies to monetary manipulation, repressed history and social engineering, The Corbett Report goes where other podcasts fear to tread.

The Human Action Podcast

  • Publisher: Jeff Deist
  • Total Episodes: 214

The Human Action Podcast features in-depth interviews on current topics in economics through an Austro-libertarian lens.

The Money Cafe with Kirby and Kohler

  • Publisher: The Australian
  • Total Episodes: 210

James Kirby and Alan Kohler discuss the biggest news in business, finance, and economics, and what it means for investors. Presented in partnership with The Eureka Report. Title music, Blues for Oliver, by Benny Golbin.

The Rebel Capitalist Show

  • Publisher: George Gammon
  • Total Episodes: 243

Helping you thrive in a world of out of control central banks and big governments. In this podcast I help you build and protect wealth through investing, real estate and an extreme dose of economics.

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