Richard Duncan on The Money Revolution

New Books in Economics | 21 June 2023 | 0h 55m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Richard Duncan about his book The Money Revolution: How to Finance the Next American Century. Backgrounds the evolution of money and monetary policy and the role that credit has played in generating economic growth. Advocates that the United States invest in the industries and technologies of the future on an unprecedented scale to ignite a new technological revolution that would cement the country’s geopolitical preeminence, greatly enhance human well-being, and create unimaginable wealth.

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Jon Hilsenrath on Janet Yellen

Take Back Retirement | 30 November 2022 | 0h 56m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Jon Hilsenrath about his book Yellen: The Trailblazing Economist Who Navigated an Era of Upheaval. Discusses the life and work of Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve, her involvement in dealing with the global financial crisis and covid, her relationship with her husband, and lessons from her life on how women can break through the glass ceiling.

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Edward Chancellor – The Price of Time

Top Traders Unplugged | 10 August 2022 | 1h 16m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Edward Chancellor about his book The Price of Time: The Real Story of Interest. Discusses the longer-term consequences of low interest rates; whether bubbles can be beneficial; globalization and how interest rates impact the fragility of global supply chains; the role of Central Banks and how they affect price stabilization by preventing creative destruction; how a zero interest policy can pose a threat to capitalism; and more.

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