Cuba Libre!

Summary:
In this episode Colin sits down with Evan Malone, our Senior Cuba Correspondent about his recent trip to Cuba. They discuss intellectual freedom, the economy, the culture, and the political climate of the country. They also talk toll roads, waking up (not the podcast), puppies, and thermostats. Have you ever paid a toll with a debit card? Let us know by emailing us at the email address on the About page, or by hitting us up on Twitter at @Colin_Aulds, @EvanCMalone, and/or @Church_andState respectively. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

The Toll Roads
P.O. Box 57011
Irvine, CA 92619-7011

or on Twitter at: @EmbaCubaUS.

CAS 057: Econ Session 3 – The Minimum Wage Primer

Summary:
In this episode, Colin sits down to talk the ins-and-outs of minimum wage. What is necessary to prove its efficacy? And how is minimum wage even tangentially related to cigarette prices? Do you have a strange comparison to cigarette prices? If so, email us with your comments, insights, or questions at the email address on the About page, or by hitting us up on Twitter at @Church_andState, @Colin_Aulds, or @EvanCMalone.

CAS 050: Better Conversation, Economics, and a Very Special Pig with Econtalk’s Russ Roberts

Summary:
In THE 50TH EPISODE(!) we talk to Dr. Russ Roberts, research fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, and host of the podcast EconTalk. We discuss how to admit the limits of your knowledge, automation, the biases of smart people, and one very special pig. Why can’t political conversations during the holidays end as well as the original thanksgiving (actually, scratch that)? Who wouldn’t want a lightbulb that lasts forty years, and are you sure about that? Find out the answers to all of these questions and much more in this week’s episode! Did you learn a great joke on Johnny Carson? Let us know by emailing us at churchandstatepodcast@gmail.com or tweeting us @Church_andState (or Colin @Colin_Aulds and Evan @EvanCMalone). As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

Alex Jones
P.O Box 19549
Austin TX 78760
USA

or on Twitter at: @PaulKrugman.

Find Russ Roberts Using the Info Below:
Twitter: @EconTalker
Amazon: How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life
Website/Podcast: EconTalk.org

CAS 041: Econ Sessions 2 – Seeing the Unseen

Summary:
In this minisode, Colin set’s out to establish a good first principle when it comes to thinking economically. Disclaimer: This should have been the first episode in the new Econ Sessions series, with last week’s episode on buying local being the second. Do you have a first principle you’d like to share, economically or otherwise? Let us know by emailing us at churchandstatepodcast@gmail.com or tweeting us @Church_andState (or Colin and Evan @Colin_Aulds and @EvanCMalone, respectively).

As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:
c/o Paul R. Krugman
Robertson Hall,
20 Prospect Ave,
Princeton, NJ 08540

or on Twitter at: @paulkrugman

CAS 039: Econ Session 1 – Buy Foreign: It’s Local to Someone

Summary:
In this minisode, Colin is all alone and he’s tired of listening to the Donald and Hillary talk about how dire foreign labor export is. Should we really be concerned about foreign trade like Sanders and Trump would have us believe? Or is this just a non-problem that “solving” would cause massive economic issues to our poorest and most vulnerable? Did you lose a job to a much more skilled and less whiny foreigner?Let us know by emailing us at churchandstatepodcast@gmail.com or tweeting us @Church_andState (or Colin and Evan @Colin_Aulds and @EvanCMalone, respectively). As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:
c/o Project Hope
255 Carter Hall Lane
PO Box 250
Millwood, VA 22646

or on Twitter at: @projecthopeorg

CAS 024: Wealth Inequality? Yes, Please!

Summary:
In this episode we discuss all the various reasons you almost certainly don’t know what your talking about when you talk about the dismal science. Have any interest in hearing ALL the right answers? Find them in this episode! by emailing us at the address on the About page or by hitting us up on Twitter at the handle on the About page. As always, please direct any and all complaints to our mailing address at:

Berkshire Hathaway
Attn: Warren Buffett
3555 Farnam St. Omaha, NE 68131.

or on Twitter at: @warrenbuffett.