Yoram Bauman

Yoram Bauman

Yoram Bauman, “the world’s first and only stand-up economist,” performs regularly at colleges and corporate events, sharing the stage with everyone from Robin Williams to Paul Krugman. He has appeared in TIME Magazine and on PBS and NPR, and is the co-author of the Carton Introduction to Climate Change and the two-volume Cartoon Introduction to Economics, which is now available in Chinese, German, Italian, etc. He is also the organizer of the humor session at the annual meeting of the American Economic Association.
Yoram lives in Seattle, where he founded Non-Profit Comedy, a series of benefit shows that has raised almost $100,000 for local non-profits. He has a BA in mathematics from Reed Colleague and a PhD in economics from the University of Washington. He is a fellow at Sightline Institute in Seattle, and in 2011 he spent five months in Beijing as a visiting scholar at the University of International Business and Economics. His website is www.standupeconomist.com.

The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change

Grady Klein and Yoram Bauman discuss their latest book, The Cartoon...

Island Press' 'Best Bad Joke' Contest Winning Jokes

 

Yoram Bauman, stand-up economist and author of The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change, re-...

 

Yoram Bauman, stand-up economist and author of The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change, re-tells the jokes from our 'Best Bad Joke' contest and adds a couple more of his own.

The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change - Teacher Edition

The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change is the perfect primer for your undergraduate, graduate, or high school science course. The author and illustrator explain...

The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change is the perfect primer for your undergraduate, graduate, or high school science course. The author and illustrator explain how this hopeful book can work in your course.