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Pandemic Trade-Offs, with Jeff Deist

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04/16/2020Michel AccadAnish KokaJeff Deist

Our guest is Jeff Deist, President of the Mises Institute. We discuss the unprecedented governmental response to COVID, the trade-offs that are unaccounted for, and the inability of local communities to set their own course when, in fact, “all crises are local.”

Additional Reading

"End the Shutdown" by Editors

"What Governors Can Do" by Jeff Deist

"All Crises Are Local" by Jeff Deist

Note: The views expressed on are not necessarily those of the Mises Institute.

Michel Accad

Michel Accad, MD, practices cardiology and internal medicine in San Francisco, offering individualized care in a free-market setting. His blog about health care and medicine is He also co-hosts the Accad And Koa Report podcast.

Anish Koka

Anish Koka, MD, is a cardiologist in Philadelpia, Pennsylvania. His practice is Koka Cardiology. He co-hosts the Accad and Koa Report podcast.

Contact Jeff Deist

Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul, and as an attorney for private equity clients. Contact: email; twitter.

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