Policy Chats

Listen to various voices in the public policy world discussing potential solutions to important policy challenges, be they about health, the economy, the environment, or other societal problems impacting families in your community or across the globe.

The podcast series is a production of the Dean's Brand Ambassadors of the UCR School of Public Policy.

Meet the Host


Kevin Karami

Kevin is currently an undergraduate public policy major at UCR with an emphasis on policy institutions & processes and international / foreign policy.

Kevin is Dean's Chief Ambassador and Senior Public Affairs Student Assistant at the SPP. 

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Stream the Latest Episode

The latest Policy Chats episode with Professor Matthew Lang can be streamed now on Anchor

I don't think the overlap between gun rights and gun control is that far off. I think there's more overlap than media in general wants to admit.
Matthew Lang on the role media plays in the gun debate.
Associate Professor of Teaching, Department of Economics, UC Riverside

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