7:15 Thinkers: The Future

Left and right forecasts with University of Otago political historian Brian Roper and liberal thinker Luke Malpass. Where will New Zealand sit within the global political economy over the next 50 years.

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Thinkers: Philosophy

AUT Philosopher in Residence, Ann Kerwin often muses on how, what, and why we think what we do... Thinking, Fast and Slow by psychologist Daniel Kahneman, and how we humans are not as rational as we tend to we think we are.

9 pm News and weather

9:06 Insight

9:40 Sport: Australia

Our man keeping score across the ditch is ABC sports journalist Paul Kennedy... the state of cricket across the ditch; the upcoming Sydney to Hobart yacht race and will Ian Thorpe compete at next year's Olympics?

10 pm Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News and weather

11:06 Beale Street Caravan

The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.