From million-dollar prizes to new billion-dollar super-charities, American philanthropies are experimenting with new ways to spur innovation and solve pressing public policy challenges. Kojo explores the past, present and future of philanthropic giving.

Guests

  • John Hurvitz Partner, Covington & Burling; Legal Advisor, Advanced Market Commitment Working Group
  • Tom Vander Ark President, X-Prize Foundation
  • Ian Wilhelm Reporter, Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Joel L. Fleishman Professor of Law and Public Policy, Duke University; author, "The Foundation: A Great American Secret" (Public Affairs)

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