In today’s episode, Marc is joined by professor at Berry College – and Houston native – Phil Magness to discuss many of the economic fallacies that pop up during disasters, just as they are now with Hurricane Harvey. Phil disputes the narrative that lack of zoning and regulations in Houston have made the disaster any worse, and how they will actually help the city recover faster. Marc and Phil also discuss the concept of “price gouging”, and how it helps
Yes, these topics and more we’re all covered last week on my recent appearance on The New American Media‘s “Agree to Disagree” program this past Friday. I joined host Brian Engelman along with Blake “The Eccentric” Walley of “Eccentric Pespective” to discuss the aftermath of the 2012 Election as well as some other relevant topics of the day. In part one we discuss the results of the 2012 Election, and just who is to blame for the GOP’s disastrous results.