Podcast Episodes

#71: Housing Bubble Week Finale: It’s The Housing Cycle, Stupid! — Ed Leamer

This episode is about why housing busts cause recessions. Few understand their nexus better than Ed Leamer. Ed…

#70: Housing Bubble Week: Getting Things Done in Western Sydney — John Hempton

The logic is inevitable: credit is as much a feature of housing bubbles as the moon is of…

#69: Housing Bubble Week: A Philosophy of Bubbles — Timo Henckel

Bubbles are everywhere today — or so we’re told. But what are they really? I speak with behavioural…

#68: Housing Bubble Week: Speculation and Unchartered Waters — Chris Joye

Chris Joye manages $3 billion as the Co-Chief Investment Officer at Australian fixed-income manager Coolabah Capital Investments, and…

#67: Housing Bubble Week: Housing Bubbles as Availability Cascades — Timur Kuran

Timur Kuran is a Turkish American economist, Professor of Economics and Political Science, and Gorter Family Professor in…

#66: Housing Bubble Week: Lessons From Amsterdam’s ‘Gentlemen’s Canal’ — Piet Eichholtz

We all know that real estate is the best long-term investment for capital gains, and property investors should…

#65: Housing Bubble Week: Can We Predict Housing Bubbles? — Dean Baker

I speak with Dean Baker, US economist and co-founder of the Center for Economic and Policy Research based…

#64: ‘Housing Bubble Week’ & Joe’s Speech to Mensa

I announce ‘Housing Bubble Week’ and share a speech I gave in Sydney in September 2018. Show notes…

#63: Doing Good Better – Will MacAskill

Will MacAskill is an Associate Professor in Philosophy at the University of Oxford. He is also one of…

#62: The Evolution Of Bret Weinstein