A Perfect Storm

It's been almost two years since COVID became a part of our lives- personally and politically. In this episode, EconTalk host Russ Roberts welcomes back Don Boudreaux to talk about the pandemic and our policy response to it. Boudreaux argues that governments overreacted badly to the threat of COVID, using the crisis a an excuse for social control. Both Roberts and Boudreaux recognize the seriousness of the virus, but this still leaves lots of room for discussion. Let's hear what you think....
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Soul in the Game

Recorded during the COVID-19 pandemic, EconTalk host Russ Roberts welcomed back flaneur and author Nassim Nicholas Taleb. The two have had several EconTalk conversations in the past; this episode focused on the COVID pandemic. The conversation begins with Roberts recounting the exceptional caution he has...

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