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Jul 24, 2019

Today we are talking to Dr. Mark Thornton, Senior Fellow at the Ludwig Von Mises Institute, to talk about his latest book, "The Skyscraper Curse". We talk about the intersection of engineering and economics (more closely related than you might think!), what "Cantillon Effects" are, what causes the boom-bust cycles in...


Jul 10, 2019

Today we are speaking with Paul Marcello from Floodproofing.com about floodproofing and floodplain design. We discuss the risks associated with flooding (not as obvious as you might think!), how to know if you're at risk for flooding, why do they use terms like "a once-in-a-hundred-years flood", what wet and dry...