Season 4 — Episode 11 March 10, 2021

Mandatory Vaccinations and the Big Freeze in Texas

Should businesses require their employees to get vaccinated before they can return to work? Rebecca, Mihir, Rawi, and Felix debate the pros and cons of mandatory vaccinations. They also discuss why the energy market in Texas failed during a recent winter storm and how best to encourage investments in infrastructure resilience.

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