On this week’s episode of The Great Antidote podcast with Juliette Sellgren, she is joined by guest Peter Van Doren. In their discussion, Juliette and Peter cover the value of life, the use and misuse of science in public policy, and how both these factors impact our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Peter Van Doren is editor of the quarterly journal Regulation and an expert on the regulation of housing, land, energy, the environment, transportation, and labor. He has taught at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs (Princeton University), the School of Organization and Management (Yale University), and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. From 1987 to 1988 he was the postdoctoral fellow in political economy at Carnegie Mellon University. His writing has been published in the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, Journal of Commerce, and the New York Post. Van Doren has also appeared on CNN, CNBC, Fox News Channel, and Voice of America.
He received his bachelor’s degree from the MIT and his master’s degree and doctorate from Yale University.